Bluecrop is the most popular blueberry variety in the world! This spreading Northern Highbush variety grows upright and open. At maturity, it stands at about 5 to 6 feet tall with a spread of 3 to 4 feet. The Bluecrop prefers rich soil, constant moisture, and good drainage. But be careful: Bluecrop has shallow roots, so tread gently if you have other plantings in the area and weed carefully.
- Full sun (six to eight hours)
- 4.5 to 5.5
- 4 to 7
- 3′ to 4′ apart
- Water deeply 1-2 inch per week during the growing season
- Keep the soil moist but not saturated
- Excellent flavor
- Berries are resistant to cracking
Have you grown Bluecrop blueberries? If so, please tell us about your experience with this variety of blueberry.