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Vaccinium myrsinites /Evergreen Blueberry

Vaccinium myrsinites  / Vaccinium myrsinites
A native of poor, pineland soils of the southeastern USA
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A native of poor, pineland soils of the southeastern USA

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Scientific Name: Vaccinium myrsinites
Common Name: Evergreen Blueberry
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Summer
Fruit color: Blue, Black
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Plants that Attract Birds
Plants That Attract Hummingbirds
Shrubs, Fruiting
Comments: Edible berries are produced on neat, compact, dense little evergreen shrubs that are at home in low borders or hedges, and in the naturalistic woodland garden. Established plants require little or no care. The flowers are visited by hummingbirds and the fruit is eaten by wildlife.