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Rabbiteye Blueberry   

Vaccinium ashei

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Belonging to the Vaccinium genus, Rabbiteye Blueberry has a botanical name of Vaccinium ashei.

Leaves appear approximately as a   Cal Poly green and   Sap green

It is a flowering edible fruit that typically grows as a perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more.

Normally growing to a mature height of 4.50 metres (14.62 feet), Rabbiteye Blueberry grows with a bushy habit.

Some varieties of Rabbiteye Blueberry you may like to consider growing are: Tifblue, Brightwell, Premier, Alphaha and Woodard.

United States is believed to be where Rabbiteye Blueberry originates from.

This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Rabbiteye Blueberry have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Rabbiteye Blueberry

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Fertilize in Early Spring

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Use Zone 4 - Zone 8 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. A soil ph of between 4.0 and 5.5 is ideal for Rabbiteye Blueberry as it does best in moderately acidic soil - weakly acidic soil. Keep in mind when planting that Rabbiteye Blueberry is thought of as hardy, so it can be safe to leave outdoors for the majority of winter (although if in doubt, using a row cover is often a good idea).

See our list of companion Plants for Rabbiteye Blueberry to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Rabbiteye Blueberry from seed

Transplanting Rabbiteye Blueberry

As Rabbiteye Blueberry is hardy, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.

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Other names for Rabbiteye Blueberry

Blueberry, Misty Blueberry, Rabbit eye blueberry

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