Vaccinium corymbosum 'North Country'

Also known as:

  • Vaccinium 'Northcountry'
  • North Country Highbush Blueberry
  • Northcountry Half Highbush Blueberry

Plant Type

shrub, fruit / vegetable

Zones

3a-8b

Size

H:2'
W:3'

Growing Conditions

Soil Needs:

acid, well-drained, rich

Water Needs:

even moisture

Sun Exposure:

sun, part sun, part shade

Features

Flowers:

white

Foliage:

deciduous

Fruit:

blue

Wildlife:

birds

Flowering Time:

spring

Tags

fall color
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Briggs Plant Propagators

Elma, Washington

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Briggs Plant Propagators

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Elma, Washington

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Forestfarm

Williams, Oregon

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Forestfarm

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Williams, Oregon

541-846-7269

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Florida Hill Nursery

Debary, Florida

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Florida Hill Nursery

Location

Debary, Florida

386-873-8064

www.floridahillnursery.com

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Photo by: University of MN, Agricultural Experiment Station, David Hansen

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Vaccinium corymbosum 'North Country' 1 fruit

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Description by: Briggs Plant Propagators

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Elma, Washington

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Midseason. Semi-dwarf. Prolific producer of medium-size, sweet, mild fruit. Ripens one week before 'Northblue'. Dark green summer foliage. Fiery-red fall color. Best choice for the landscape.

Description by: Florida Hill Nursery

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Debary, Florida

386-873-8064

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The fruit of Northcountry is medium sized and enveloped with a waxy bloom of attractive blue color. The flavor of the fresh fruit is sweet mild, typical of the lowbush blueberry Quality of the processed fruit is equal or superior to Northblue, Northsky, and popular highbush cultivars. Mature plants of Northcountry are 18 to 24 inches high and 30 to 40 inches in diameter. Productivity of Northcountry normally ranges from 2 to 5 lb. of fruit per plant. Under optimum conditions 8 year old plants can produce up to 7 lb of fruit. The ripening period begins approximately 5 days earlier than Northblue and extends for 2 to 3 weeks. You will need 2-3 different kinds for cross-pollination.

Description by: Forestfarm

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Williams, Oregon

541-846-7269

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One of the best for the "edible landscape", this compact 2' x 3-4' produces 2-5 lbs 1/2"fr/Medature bush with an appealing sweet "wild" blueberry flavor, along with spring flowers, glossy leaves, ; scarlet-red fall color. Sun/Med/Acid

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