Hippophae rhamnoides l.
Lonicera caerulea Boreal Beauty
Sea Buckthorn is a nitrogen fixing shrub that produces attractive berries high in vitamin C.
Boreal Beauty produces large berries that are well suited to mechanical harvesting. It also has strong branches to hold up heavy berries.
SEA BUCKTHORN QUICK FACTS
BOREAL BEAUTY HASKAP QUICK FACTS
Berries: small berries that can be used for making jelly and wine, even medicines
Berries: berries are very large; harvest early to mid-July
In row spacing: 0.9 - 1.2 m (3 - 4 ft)
Between row spacing: 5 m (16 ft)
Other Names: sallowthorn, sandthorn, seaberry
Other Names: blue honeysuckle, honeyberry
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