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Low Chill

Meadowlark™ ‘FL01-173’

Released by the University of Florida in 2010, Meadowlark™ ‘FL01-173’ has excellent fruit firmness and machine harvest characteristics. The extremely upright bush may topple from ice accumulation during frost protection, and it appears to be sensitive to some diseases such as Xylella, ‘Funky Spot’ virus, and blueberry red ringspot (BRRSV). Recommended for commercial trial in low chill growing areas.

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Licensed to Fall Creek. Royalties may apply. Please contact your regional Fall Creek representative for details.

Berry Size:

Large - Very Large Large - Very Large Size
Primary Use: Fresh
Fruit Qualities: Excellent Firmness, Scar May Be Large
Bush Habitat: Upright, Vigorous
Chilling Level: Low Chill
Ripening Season:  
Triangle Season Scale
Very Early

We believe that Meadowlark has a lot of potential. It has vigorous, upright growth, firm berries, and ripens with Springhigh. It may also be machine harvestable.
--Sarah Varble, PhD
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