• Spartan clusters
  • Spartan in hand

High Chill

Spartan

Spartan is one of the most attractive, easy-to-pick and best flavored blueberries, making it a favorite at farm market stands and with home gardeners. Spartan can be particular about soil types, requiring a site with light, well drained soils and abundant organic matter.

USDA Hardiness Zones: 5-8

Public Variety

Berry Size:

Very Large Very Large Size
Primary Use: Fresh
Fruit Qualities: Robust, Fruity
Bush Habitat: Upright
Chilling Level: High Chill
Ripening Season:  
Triangle Season Scale
Early

While we still have much to learn about this new variety’s performance in Central Mexico, what we’ve seen so far in small test blocks is very promising.  When pruned similarly to Ventura we see large-jumbo sized fruit, excellent bloom and pack-outs above 95%.
--Jeff Ford