Packed with vitamins! Low growing evergreen shrubs produce large red fruit in the summer that are full of vitamins and antioxidants. They have a tart flavor with a touch of sweetness, and are prized in Scandinavian countries for preserves and baking. Grows 1′ tall and 2′ wide in full sun to partial shade. Deer resistant.
- Hardiness Zones 2-7
- Light Required Full Sun
- Spread 8 - 12 inches
- Height 8 - 12 inches
We ship this item in Spring
sku: 76346 Ships in Spring
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Botanical Name :Vaccinium vitis-idaea 'Red Candy'
Light Required :Full Sun
Spread :8 - 12 inches
Offer Size :Bareroot
Form :Small Fruit
Height :8 - 12 inches
Spacing :8 - 12 inches
Foliage :Obovate dark green leaves. Foliage turns an attractive mahogany in winter.
Flower Form :Small pink bell-shaped flowers, flower on previous years growth.
Blooms :Mid Spring
Fruit :Bright to dark red, small round berries.
Soil Requirements :Acidic Soil
Yield :Heavy bearer. Yield potential is approx. 10 lb of fruit per sq. yard of row.
Depth :Place the plant in the hole at the same level it was grown by the nursery. This is where the roots start and the tops shoots begin. Spread the roots out evenly. Gently work the soil around the roots do not pack the soil. Water plant thoroughly.
Pruning :No pruning needed.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.
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