Blueberry Glaze is unlike any other blueberry variety. With its small stature and incredibly glossy, dark green leaves, Blueberry Glaze is reminiscent of a boxwood and can easily be sheared as such. The white with pink spring flowers beautifully contrast the deep foliage color. Small, little dark (almost black) berries present in little bundles mid-summer. The small berries have intense flavor much like the flavor of wild blueberries. With their deep flesh color, these berries pack a healthful punch with their antioxidant-rich qualities.
Blueberry Glaze is an interspecific hybrid, mid-chill ornamental variety that with an estimated chilling requirement of 600 hours and cold hardiness limit of Zone 5. Add this ornamental beauty to your landscape as an accent planting or pruned into a hedge. Blueberry Glaze is also perfect on the patio in decorative containers.
Planting & Care Notes:
Pruning: This blueberry produces new canes each spring, but sets fruit on the previous year’s canes. Once fruiting is complete, prune canes that have fruited leaving new canes to fruit the following season. Annual pruning promotes plant growth and berry production.