Pick N Eat – Blueberry Brightwell

A taller deciduous variety which is self fertile.

NAME Blueberry Brightwell
BOTANICAL NAME Vaccinium ashei
KEY FEATURES Large berries in thick clusters are produced in summer.
This is one of the ‘Rabbiteye’ varieties that have firmer berries and a thicker skin.
GROWING CONDITIONS Prefers an acidic soil which is moist, well drained and rich in organic matter.
PLANT CARE Mulch in summer.
Feed in spring with a complete, slow release fertiliser.
Remove fruit in first year to promote growth.
Prune to shape after harvest.
 Full Sun shade drain fertilise prune
Full sun/ Part shade Well drained soil Fertilise Prune