The Premier Rabbiteye Blueberry is an incredibly versatile, hardy, and delicious fruiting shrub. This deciduous shrub is a great addition to any home garden, providing both beautiful foliage and delicious blueberries! It has a compact growth habit, reaching 4-6 feet in height and 4-6 feet in width at maturity. It is a fast-growing shrub, producing an abundance of sweet, juicy blueberries from late spring through mid-summer. Its vigorous, upright growth habit and medium-green foliage make it an attractive addition to any landscape.
The Premier Rabbiteye Blueberry is a hardy shrub, able to withstand temperatures as low as -20°F. It prefers full sun and moist, well-drained soil, but it is surprisingly tolerant of a variety of soils, including acidic and sandy. It is also tolerant of drought, making it an ideal choice for low-maintenance gardens. Plant in USDA Hardiness Zones 6-8 for optimal growth and fruiting.
The Premier Rabbiteye Blueberry is self-pollinating, so it can be grown as a single plant or in multiples. However, for the best fruit production, planting multiple bushes of different varieties is recommended. Prune regularly to ensure maximum fruit production and to keep the shrub in an attractive shape. With proper care and regular pruning, you can expect to enjoy an abundant harvest of juicy blueberries every summer!