The blueberry is a relative to the cranberry. Contrary to its name, the blueberry is purple in color. It has a sweet flavor when ripe.
Planting Instructions/Basic Care Information:
Spring: Transplants: Plant outdoors in early spring.
Fall: Perennial Plant (produce for multiple years).
Preferred Growing Climate: Humid, northern climates with winter chills and mild summers
Planting Depth: Varies depending on size of plant.
Plant Spacing: 2′-3′
Days to Germinate: N/A
Days to Harvest: Late July – mid-August
Pairs Well With:
Other berries and fruits, jams, pancakes
Amount per 100 grams
% Daily Value*
Total fat: 0.3 g ? ?%
Saturated fat: 0 g ? ?0%
Polyunsaturated fat: 0.1 g
Monounsaturated fat: 0 g
Cholesterol: 0 mg ? ?0%
Sodium: 1 mg ? ?0%
Potassium: 77 mg ? ?2%
Total Carbohydrate: 14 g ? ?4%
Dietary fiber: 2.4 g ? ?9%
Sugar: 10 g
Protein: 0.7 g ? ?1%
Vitamin A: 1% ? ?Vitamin C: 16%
Calcium: 0% ? ?Iron: 1%
Vitamin D: 0% ? ?Vitamin B-6: 5%
Vitamin B-12: 0% ? ?Magnesium: 1%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.