Vaccinium x Patriot
(new stock expected: fall of 2022)
Common Snowberry is a small deciduous shrub with characteristic white to pink flowers and clusters of white fruit.
The Patriot Blueberry offers the largest fruit of all the early season blueberries and thrives in an acidic soil with a low pH. With fruit that can easily grow to the size of a quarter, you'll be known for having the largest blueberries for miles. The Patriot Blueberry is ideal for fresh eating, baking, and preserving. Cold hardy and self-pollinating, the Patriot Blueberry is also resistant to root rot.
COMMON SNOWBERRY QUICK FACTS
PATRIOT BLUEBERRY QUICK FACTS
Spread: 1.8 m (6 ft)
Fall colour: red to deep red
Flavor: sweet, mild
Bark: red-brown shredded bark
Toxicity: berries toxic to humans
Other Names: common snowberry
Other Names: patriot highbush blueberry, patriot northern highbush blueberry
Tags: All Items, Flowering, Native Alberta Plants, Native North America Plants, Ornamental Trees, Shrubs, SPECIALS, Waterside and Riparian Zone Plants, Wildlife Attracting