The Climax blueberry has it all—early season ripening, exceptional performance in hot and humid climates, showy fall color and is generally low maintenance.
Blueberries are your go-to super food due to their high levels of antioxidants. The healing powers of blueberries are widely known. You just can’t beat the flavor of blueberries picked fresh off a plant you grew. Kids love them too!
With the Rabbiteye Climax Blueberry Bush being a heavy berry producer, you will easily grow enough berries to make muffins, smoothies, cakes, bread, pies, even add them to your morning oatmeal or cereal. Blueberries are also easy to freeze, providing off-season enjoyment as well.
The blue berries of the climax blueberry plant have exceptionally sweet flavor.
Blueberries prefer full sun for best fruit production and even moisture. Around 450 chill hours are needed for ideal fruit set.
The Climax Blueberry bush size is up to 15 feet tall and 10 feet wide in the right planting site. Most bushes are seen seen more compact especially if planted in rows like a blueberry farm. The plants will grow to the space you put them in.
Grows best across the United States in USDA hardiness zones 6-9. The Climax Blueberry Bush is tolerant of hot, humid conditions and it’s medium sized berries tend to ripen in late May to early June. Blueberries prefer acidic soil and a layer of organic mulch with things like pine bark or peat moss will help if planted in any type of clay soil.
The advantage of buying our potted blueberry bushes is their well-developed root systems and branch structure that will have them quickly thriving and producing fruit in your yard. All blueberries require cross-pollination to produce fruit.
We suggest purchasing three plants of at least two different varieties for ideal fruit production. Choosing varieties that fruit at different times in the season will extend your berry availability. Rabbiteye blueberrys are a great choice for many southern states.
The Climax Blueberry Bush for sale is a great choice!
Check out our blueberry grow guide for more information on choosing and planting blueberries!
Vaccinium Ashei 'Climax'
- Edible fruit
- Fruit rich in antioxidants
- Fall color
- Low maintenance