Vaccinium 'Tophat' Blueberry

1-Quart
Item #40237
$17.95 $11.95
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Small enough for bonsai, with yummy pea-sized berries

Just 2 feet tall and 1 ½ feet wide at full maturity, Vaccinium 'Tophat' Blueberry is an exciting cultivar that bears masses of pea-shaped berries in early and midsummer. Unlike many blueberries, the white blooms that precede the fruit are quite ornamental—and, at ½-inch across, comparatively huge on the tiny plant.

The berries of Vaccinium 'Tophat' Blueberry are sky-blue and delectable, and the light green foliage remains fresh over a very long season. The perfect container plant for the sunny patio, it is also a distinctive choice for the front of the border or even as bonsai.

Supremely heat-tolerant, Vaccinium 'Tophat' Blueberry is a cross of a Highbush (Vaccinium corymbosum) and a Lowbush (V. angustifolium). This is the blueberry to plant where others have melted out in the heat—yet it is hardy all the way through Zone 3. Delightful in big pots on the patio, 'Tophat' is a miniature garden joy.

Plant in full sun to light shade in acidic, well-drained soil. Vaccinium 'Tophat' Blueberry is self-fertile, but bigger crops arise if more than one is planted in the same area.

Cannot ship to CA, OR, WA, MI

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Genus 2 Vaccinium
Species corymbosum
Variety 'Tophat'
Item Form 1-Quart
Zone 3 - 7
Bloom Start to End Early Summer - Mid Summer
Fruit Color Blue
Habit Dwarf
Plant Height 24 in
Plant Width 18 in
Bloom Size 1 in
Restrictions *Due to state restrictions we cannot ship to the following:
Georgia, Canada, California, Guam, Hawaii, Michigan, Oregon, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Washington

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