Haskap Boreal Blizzard Unique, tart flavour compares to a cross between blueberries and raspberries, but really is unique. These exciting new haskaps have bigger berries, bigger plants, all with great flavour. They extend the season, with harvest ranging from early July into mid August. Boreal Beauty is the best tasting, mid maturing. Beauty can pollinate both Blizzard and Beast, but Beast and Blizzard will not pollinate each other as their bloom times do not always overlap. Will begin bearing fruit in 2-3 years. Birds also love the fruit, so Black Netting is recommended. Hardy to Zone 2. Released in Spring 2016. Large and sweet/flavoursome berries Plant Size and Shape: Width 5 feet x Height 5 feet. Upright with vigorous growth habit. Strong branching structure and develops dome shape crown. Productivity: 10 pounds in fourth or fifth grow year Needed Pollinator: Any other unrelated Honeyberry cultivar blooming at a similar time. UoS recommends – Tundra, Aurora, Honey Bee and Indigo Gem Harvest Window: Midseason within general mid June to mid July window Fruit Size:3.0cm plus (about 1 inch plus). 2.8 to 3.9 grams Shape: Long oval – berry shape Plant spacing: 4 to 5 feet. Avoid aggressive tilling under maturing bushes, as damages the carpet type roots and Row spacing: 10 to 12 feet Pruning: Annual pruning not required. After 10 years of fruiting consider cutting back the central woody stems to about one and a half feet We will notify you when your order is in and ready for pick up.
Haskap Boreal Blizzard