Vaccinium x. Cabernet Splash™ ('Vacbri1') (Half-Highbush Blueberry)

This deciduous shrub has multiple stems of twiggy branches bearing glossy foliage that in spring emerges a shade of deep, dark wine shade, then becomes green-mottled burgundy as the plant matures. Clusters of small, white flowers in spring give way to edible powdery-blue berries. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring to summer
3-4 ft tall x 3-4 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts pollinators

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Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar
Patent Info PPAF, CPBRAF

Red buds open to reveal blazing flame-red flowers on this heavy bloomer. Green foliage is disease resistant and turns red in the fall. Upright/erect form.

Blooms early to mid spring
2-3 ft tall x 3-4 ft spread
Deciduous
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Fragrant

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Tubular pink-tinged white flowers that look like little turtle heads bloom opposite each on stems of dark green foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Host plant of the Baltimore Checkerspot butterfly.

Blooms mid summer to fall
2-3 ft tall x 1.5-2.5 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Tolerant to juglone

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Clusters of deep fuchsia flower buds open to reveal pink blooms with a contrasting pink-red blotch on glossy, deep green evergreen foliage, which remains attractive into the fall. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring
5-6 ft tall x 5-6 ft spread
Evergreen
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Fragrant
Rabbit resistant
Attracts pollinators

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This low-growing shrub has multiple stems of twiggy branches bearing glossy foliage that in spring is red-tinged green and becomes dark blue-green in summer, then turning burgundy in fall. Clusters of small, pink-flushed white flowers in spring give way to edible, powdery, sweet blueberries. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to summer
1-2 ft tall x 2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts pollinators

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Large, bright mauve flowers appear on dark-green, maple-like leaves, and give way to broadly rounded, red-to-purple berries that are edible, but notably dry and crumbly. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring
3-6 ft tall x 6-12 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds

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Tall racemes of tiny indigo flowers with gold anthers grow above small grayish-green feathery foliage on this semi-evergreen rounded shrub. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid to late summer
1-3 ft tall x 2-4 ft spread
HARDY to -50°F (-45.6°)
Attracts bees and butterflies
Drought tolerant
Fragrant

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