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Rubel Blueberry

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Description

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For nearly 100 years, this northern highbush blueberry has been a favorite for its outstanding flavor. They are simply the sweetest and most robust flavored blueberry that you will ever eat. Rubel Blueberry consistently produces an abundant mid-season crop that has a high level of antioxidants. Plus, the foliage turns fire red in the fall making this a beautiful versatile landscape shrub. Self-pollinating but plant with another northern blueberry for greater fruit production. Ripens in late July.

Characteristics

Bloom Color White
Fruit Color Blue
Fruit Size Small
Pollination Self-Pollinating
Ripens/Harvest Late July
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 4.5 - 5.5
Taste Sweet
Texture Firm
Years to Bear 2 - 3
Zone Range 4 - 8

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 4 - 8
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The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. Each zone corresponds to the minimum winter temperatures experienced in a given area. Make sure that your hardiness zone lies within the zone compatability range of this variety before ordering.

Size & Spacing

Mature Size

When your plant matures, it will be approximately 5 - 7' tall x 4 - 6' wide.

Recommended Spacing

We recommend spacing these plants 4 - 6' apart to ensure room for growth.

Pollination

This variety is self pollinating.

In many cases, you may still want to plant pollinating partners to increase the size of your crops, but with self-pollinating varieties doing so is optional. You'll get fruit with only one plant!

Planting & Care

Learn all about how to grow blueberry plants in The Growing Guide. An entire section of our website dedicated to your growing success.

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Why did you choose this?
Stark Bro's Store
recommended for my area and description
chris b on Nov 13, 2020
Good experience with last order plus joy grape developed by U of Ark go Hogs!
Gene C on Nov 3, 2020
recommended for my area and description
chris b on Nov 13, 2020
I wanted to try them
Farnklin Y on Nov 4, 2020
Good experience with last order plus joy grape developed by U of Ark go Hogs!
Gene C on Nov 3, 2020
Needed another blueberry
DIANA E on Oct 24, 2020
description by stork brothers
James T on Sep 19, 2020
flavor
Angela C on Sep 10, 2020
I've heard that this variety has very sweet fruit
ROBERT N on May 7, 2020
Interested in trying it after reading the description.
Kathleen C on May 5, 2020
A new variety that was available to me.
GEORGE M on May 5, 2020
40 years ago I could only buy bare root and they all died, after moving 3 times. I now can grow them in large pots.
Keith M on Apr 19, 2020
I wanted to try them
Farnklin Y on Nov 4, 2020
Needed another blueberry
DIANA E on Oct 24, 2020
What blueberry plant would you pair with rubel blueberry?
Diane R on Apr 16, 2020
Can these be grown indoors?
Mi Ma on Apr 9, 2020
Is this heirloom & organic?
Danielle M on Aug 28, 2020
BEST ANSWER: We appreciate you reaching out to us. Our blueberries are non gmo but not organic.

If you have any further questions please don't hesitate to reach back out to us. Have a great day!
Which other northern high Bush blueberry plants are best to plant with Rubel?
Andrea B on May 8, 2020
BEST ANSWER: We appreciate you reaching out to us. I recommend the Bluecrop or the Jersey Blueberry.

If you have any further questions please don't hesitate to reach back out to us. Have a great day!
What would be a good pollinator today plant with the Rubel?
cushfoot on Jul 13, 2020
BEST ANSWER: We appreciate you reaching out to us. blueberries are self pollinating and do not require another variety to bear fruit. However planting a second variety will increase your crop yield.

If you have any further questions please don't hesitate to reach back out to us. Have a great day!

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