Get Bushels of Blueberries with this Fast Grower
- Fast Growing
- High Yielding
- Low Chill Requirement
- Fall Color
Southern Highbush, Late- Early Season
Misty Blueberry, Vaccinium x 'Misty', is a fruit bearing shrub with exceptional qualities. Plant a few in your sunny back yard for your own personal orchard, or even just one in a side yard where Misty's delicious harvest will draw you in for a closer look.
Your Misty Blueberry bursts onto the spring scene with a profusion of petite, bright-pink/white flowers. By June, those dainty blooms will have transitioned to blue berries that are medium to large in size and oh so tasty!
Each delightful morsel has a firm texture and sweet flavor with spicy undertones. Misty is a high-yielding shrub, so you're sure to have more than enough berries to enjoy right off the bush (with some left-over for a variety of culinary delights). Even your wildlife is sure to appreciate the few berries that fall to the ground, or are left on the bush for their enjoyment.
Even when not in flower or fruit, your Misty Blueberry is an elegant bush with its blue/green foliage in summer and burgundy-tinted leaves in autumn.
It has an upright, spreading nature. Misty is fast-growing, high yielding, hardy and even tolerates light frost. Misty has an ornamental appearance and its growth is vigorous (generally providing fruit within 2-3 years). Misty is heat tolerant, doing well in warm climates (requiring 300 chill hours). It's considered self-pollinating, but will produce better with other varieties nearby.
Blueberries are beloved for their delicious flavor, culinary versatility and health-enhancing attributes...and Misty Blueberry matches that incredible benefit with its beauty and performance. Make Misty Blueberry's beauty and healthy harvest a part of your home today!
For larger crops, plant with a Southmoon pollination partner blueberry.
Buying Options for Plants
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
- Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
- Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.
Nature Hills Container Size by Volume
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.655 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|3.5" Container||Equal to||.67 dry quart / .74 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Botanical Name||Vaccinium x 'Misty'|
|Mature Height||5 - 6 feet|
|Mature Spread||5 - 6 feet|
|Soil Type||Well drained|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Flower Color||Pink and White|
|Fall Color||Burgundy / Purple|
|Fruiting Time||Late-Early Season|