St. Cloud Blueberry (Vaccinium ‘St. Cloud’)

Introduced in 1990. Plants have a more upright growth habit than ‘Northblue’, ‘Northsky’ and ‘Northcountry’. ‘St. Cloud’ grows to about 4 feet tall and 3 to 4 feet in diameter. Mature plants have averaged 7 pounds of fruit over the last 6 years in south-central Minnesota. ‘St. Cloud’ ripens four to six days earlier than ‘Northblue’. The fruit size is about 3/4 as large as that of ‘Northblue’. Flavor and firmness is superior to ‘Northblue’ and similar to ‘Northcountry’. Shown to be a reliable choice for home use in zone 3, but will produce larger yields in higher zones.  Available in an 8″ container.  Our stock is always changing so please call for current availability.

Height: 4′
Spread: 3-4′
Exposure: Full Sun
Zone: 3-7