Highbush Blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum BrazelBerries® Jelly Bean™)

Trade name information:
Series: BrazelBerries®
Trade Name: Jelly Bean™
Cultivar name: 'ZF06-179'
General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Very strongly acid (4.5 – 5.0)
Strongly acid (5.1 – 5.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Plant Height: 1-2 ft.
Plant Spread: 1-2 ft.
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Suitable for forage
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw
Cooked
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Bees
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Comments:
Posted by SongofJoy (Clarksville, TN - Zone 6b) on Jan 11, 2014 6:47 AM

Growing just 1-2 feet tall, 'Jelly Bean' blueberry is covered in large, very sweet berries in midsummer. Grouped together, the plants can also make an attractive low hedge. Excellent in containers. Cold hardy.

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christine2 From June 17, 2019 to June 15, 2019 Obtained plant
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thequeen770 On March 16, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
The past few nights have dropped into the 20ies. I covered with a towel to save the blossoms.
thequeen770 On March 10, 2017 Bloomed
Repotted in Large White pot, sits in full sun most of the day.
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