Muffin Top™ Rabbiteye Blueberry

Muffin Top™ Rabbiteye Blueberry

Vaccinium ashei 'Ochlockonee' PP17300

Elevate your recipes and landscape with this vigorous rabbiteye blueberry that yields many medium-sized berries known for their appealing color, flavor, firmness and shelf life. White flowers grace this disease and pest resistant shrub. You’ll love its compact, upright habit, heat tolerance and versatility in the garden (and kitchen). Plant with other rabbiteye varieties for best fruit set.

Bloom/Feature

White flowers appear in early spring followed by fruit

Plant Type

New IntroductionsShrubs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

USDA Zones

7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

Hardy to 0°F - 10°F

Key Features

Attracts Birds / Butterflies, Compact Habit, Cut Flowers, Disease / Pest Resistance, Heat Tolerance, Upright Habit

Use

Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Planting

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Low

Soil Type

Moist well-drained clay soil

Fertilizer

Monthly in gardens; bi-monthly in containers

Dimensions

4-5' H x 3-4' W

Pruning

In spring

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in Full Sun
  • dig hole 2X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants