Blueberry Elliott

Latin name: Vaccinium ‘Elliott’

Variety: Elliott

Location: vegetable garden

Origin: North America

Description:

  • 5-6 feet tall. Leaves turn crimson in fall
  • Very late season (August- September) with medium size berries;
  • Can be very tart if not completely ripe
  • Must be pruned to retain bush growth and berry size
  • Soil ph 4.5-5.5
  • Takes 2-3 years to begin bearing

Maintenance: planted 5/22/14; circled with blueberry fertilizer from NOFA 4/12/15.

Preparation: planted 2014

Zone: 4-7

Sources: Spring Ledge

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