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Pearl River Southern Highbush Blueberry
Pearl River Southern Highbush Blueberry

Ericaceae Vaccinium Virgatum Pearl River

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Grows InZone 7B · 5° to 10° F through Zone 9A · 20° to 25° F
Sun ExposureFull / Mostly Sun
Soil DrainageWell Drained
Resistent ToInsect, Disease, Mildew, Heat
Flower ColorWhite
BloomsSpring Blooms, Early Spring Blooms, Fall Foliage, Summer Berries
Foliage ColorBlue Green
Average Height6' to 8'
Average Width6' to 8'
AttractsWildlife, Visual Attention
FragrancesNone
Additional Information About Pearl River Southern Highbush Blueberry

Vaccinium Virgatum 'Pearl River' is a moderate growing shrub and fruit bearing plant that can be grown in USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 7B through 9A. It matures to an average height of 6 feet to 8 feet and an average width of 6 feet to 8 feet, depending on climate and other environmental factors. It prefers growing in a location that provides full sun and grows best when planted in loam soil that is well drained. In the spring Pearl River Blueberry produces white flowers. The foliage is blue green in color. It attracts wildlife and visual attention and is resistant to insects, diseases, mildew and heat.

Pearl River Blueberry can be useful in the landscape in shrub borders, in landscape beds or islands or as a hedge and also in cottage gardens.


Having trouble choosing the right varieties of Blueberry plants?

This is the fun part! There are lots of Blueberry varieties to choose from - each offering fruit with its own, truly unique attributes. Among these are: Size, Color, Flavor, Ripening Time, Required Chilling Hours, Companion Pollinators, and more. Why not plant an assortment of Early-Mid-Late season varieties, and extend your blueberry harvest season?  With just a little homework, you can select the perfect blueberry varieties for your garden - click the link below to use the Blueberry Variety Information Sheet to help make your selections.

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More about 'Pearl River' Southern Highbush Blueberry...

A 1995, Mississippi State University - ARS/USDA release, 'Pearl River' southern highbush blueberry has a vigorous, upright growth habit. 'Pearl River' is a mid-season ripening variety that produces medium-sized, dark-blue berries, that have a truly excellent flavor, and a small stem (picking) scar.  

Pearl River's suggested pollinator is Jubilee. Pearl River has a moderate chilling hours requirement of about 500 hours. 

Chilling Hours Required: 'Click' here to see the 'Chill Hours' required for this and other blueberry varieties >>
Pollinators: 'Click' here to see ideal companion 'Pollinators' for this and other blueberry varieties >>

 

 

 

 


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