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Blueberry Patriot


Delicious summer fruit!
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'Patriot' is great for northern climates and has the biggest, juiciest berries ever! Blueberries are naturally high in anti-oxidants! Blueberries are extremely nutritious and have a high vitamin content. Excellent in pies and makes delicious jams and preserves. Best of all, bake your own Blueberry Muffins! Blueberries are rapidly increasing in interest since they are so popular and reliable.

The 'Patriot' variety has been hybridized to adapt to the very northern climates . Very winter hardy to -30 degrees or lower ). Patriot has large fruit that is nice, firm and flavorful. The berry is formed on tight clusters. 
Patriot is also very nice used as an ornamental bush with the desired characteristics for attractive landscape plants. It also has good disease resistance. Flowers provide nectar for native bees, butterflies and other pollinators. The fruit is also loved by birds and other wildlife. 
A strong, upright growing bush with attractive leaves in autumn.
Although blueberries are self-fertile, cross-pollination produces the best fruit crop. Blueberries are delicious, exceptionally nutritious, high in bioflavanoids. Blueberries are a gourmet treat that may be eaten fresh or used in cobbler, cake, sauce, jam, jelly or syrup. Birds love blueberries so be sure to plant enough to share!

Grows 1-1.5 metre tall and wide
Plant in ericaceous compost.
 

€2.99