Vaccinium vitis-idaea12" Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences intro.
Bright red glossy nutritious fruits are slightly smaller than lowbush blueberries. Tart until dead ripe, then has excellent flavor, richer and less astringent than cranberries.
Medium-sized light red berries. Moderately vigorous with lots of spreading rhizomes.
Vigorous shallow-rooted spreading groundcover. Native to the colder northern hemisphere. Incredibly tough and very hardy. Grown in Newport, Maine, by Carol Armatis of 3B Apiary. Z2. Maine Grown. (potted transplants)
635 ‘Ruby’ ** Small & Light shipping
applies if you order only items with stock numbers beginning with "L".
Click here for a complete list of qualifying items.
To ensure good fruit production, plant more than one variety. Plant 12–18" apart in rows 3–4' apart.