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High Chill

Chippewa

Chippewa is a half-high variety developed in Minnesota. The bush is slightly larger than Polaris and more upright than Northblue. Berries are sky blue and the largest of all Half-High varieties. Chippewa is excellent as a patio plant. Like all half-highs, Chippewa is known for its cold hardiness.

USDA Hardiness Zones: 3-8

Public Variety

Berry Size:

Medium - Large Medium - Large Size
Primary Use: Container Plant
Fruit Qualities: Smoothly Sweet
Bush Habit: Compact, Upright
Chilling Level: High Chill
Ripening Season  
Triangle Season Scale
Mid

Duke is still the early variety of choice for the north...the plant is extremely adaptable in many climates and geographies. It's very winter hardy in the far north, and very resistant to the hot summer in the southern parts of Europe.
--Andrea Pergher
Technical Grower Support