Genus - Vaccinium

This genus contains Blueberry, Cranberry, Huckleberry and some lesser known edible berries. It is a genus of over 400 species. Most prefer an acidic soil. They all produce berries, normally in shades of red to blue.

Blueberries- Prefer an acidic soil with a ph of 4.5-5.5. Most of the soil in our area is a ph between 6.3 and 6.7. Use of a soil acidifier is greatly recommended. You should also plant two different cultivars to enhance pollination.