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Ochlockonee Rabbiteye Blueberry
Ochlockonee Rabbiteye Blueberry

Ericaceae Vaccinium Ashei Ochlockonee

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Grows InZone 7A · 0° to 5° F through Zone 10B · 35° to 40° F
Sun ExposureFull / Mostly Sun
Soil DrainageWell Drained
Resistent ToInsect, Disease, Heat
Flower ColorWhite
BloomsSpring Blooms, Summer Berries
Foliage ColorDark Green
Average Height5' to 6', 6' to 8'
Average Width6' to 8'
AttractsVisual Attention, Songbirds / Birds
FragrancesNone
Additional Information About Ochlockonee Rabbiteye Blueberry

Vaccinium Ashei 'Ochlockonee' is a moderate growing shrub and fruit bearing plant that can be grown in USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 7A through 10B. It matures to an average height of 5 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 Ochlockonee Rabbiteye Blueberry produces white flowers. The foliage is dark green in color. It attracts visual attention and songbirds / birds and is resistant to insects, diseases and heat.

Ochlockonee Rabbiteye Blueberry can be useful in the landscape along woodland borders, in containers or planters, around decks, swimming pools, and other outdoor living areas, in landscape beds or islands, in small groupings or as a hedge and also in cottage gardens or perennial gardens.


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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 'Ochlockonee' Rabbiteye Blueberry...

A 2002, University of Georgia release, Ochlockonee has a vigorous, upright growth habit. It is an excellent yielding, late season producer of light blue, medium-large size berries that are firm, have good flavor, and a dry stem scar. As a late season flowering and ripening rabbiteye, Ochlockonee has good resistance to late frosts/freezes, and also stands-up well to mechanical harvesting.

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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