• Native star 090 h

High Chill

Native Star

We have selected this clone from Vaccinium ovatum huckleberry populations with superior landscape and fruiting characteristics. Year round deep green, glossy foliage, late summer dark burgundy fruit and upright compact growth to 6' make our Native Star Huckleberry an excellent choice for mass plantings or as specimen shrubs in full sun to dense shade.

USDA Hardiness Zones: 5-8

Public Variety

Berry Size:

Small Small Size
Primary Use: Landscape
Bush Habitat: Compact, Upright
Chilling Level: High Chill
Ripening Season:  
Triangle Season Scale
Mid/Late

The blueberry industry in Mexico was built on Biloxi; this variety is adaptable from 270 to 2,900 meters above sea level.  Under appropriate management systems, it can bear fruit from September to June.  Good flavor if allowed to ripen, good bloom, and a mid-sized berry.
--Salvador Alvarez Barboza
Representing Sales for Fall Creek Mexico