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Delite Rabbiteye Blueberry
Delite Rabbiteye Blueberry

Ericaceae Vaccinium Ashei Delite

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Grows InZone 7A · 0° to 5° F through Zone 9B · 25° to 30° F
Sun ExposureFull / Mostly Sun
Soil DrainageWell Drained
Resistent ToInsect, Disease, Heat
Flower ColorCream, White
BloomsSpring Blooms, Early Spring Blooms
Foliage ColorMedium Green
Average Height6' to 8'
Average Width6' to 8'
Additional Information About Delite Rabbiteye Blueberry

Vaccinium Ashei 'Delite' is a moderate growing shrub and fruit bearing plant that can be grown in USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 7A through 9B. 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 sand, loam, clay or silt soil that is well drained. In the spring Delite Blueberry produces cream and white flowers. The foliage is medium green in color.

Delite 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 'Delite' Rabbiteye Blueberry...

A 1969, University of Georgia release, Delite has a moderately vigorous, upright growth habit. It is a mid-late season producer of medium-large size berries that are firm, light blue in color (some berries even have a light red, blush hue when ripe), have very good flavor, and a dry stem scar. Delite also gets high marks for its ornamental quality, showing off notably attractive foliage in the Fall. 

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 >>

 

 

 

 

 


Helpful Planting And Care Tips Provided by Our Experts:

How To Plant A Rabbiteye Blueberry Bush

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How To Prune A Rabbiteye Blueberry Bush

How And When To Harvest Rabbiteye Blueberries

 

 

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