Other comparative table of blueberry plants

Highbush Blueberries

COMPARATIVE TABLE
Name Hardiness Productivity Cane Susceptibility Period Size
Bluecrop very good good 2 m, upright low suckering mid-late very good
Bluegold very good excellent 1.2 m, compact mid-season very good
Blueray very good very good average suckering, 1.7 m to canker mid-late very good
Bluetta very good good 1.4 m, upright, compact early good
Bonus very good very good 1.4 m, upright mid-late excellent
Chippewa very good very good tall 1.4 m compact mid-season average
Duke good very good 2 m, upright, open and vigorous early good
Northblue very good very good 1.2 m compact, high suckering mid-season good
Northland excellent excellent 1.4 m dense, with strong suckering mid-season medium to small
Patriot excellent excellent 1.5 m, dense but open mid-season good
Polaris very good good 1.2 m, compact early average
Reka good good 1.7 m, vigorous early average
Spartan good good 1.7 m open, vigorous early good
Superior excellent good 1.5 m, upright mid-season average
Toro very good very good 2 m, upright compact mid-season very good
COMPARATIVE TABLE
Name Color Flavor Firmness Appreciation
Bluecrop light blue very good excellent Popular variety but not as productive in cold regions and heavier soils.
Bluegold light blue very good very good Good hardiness.
Blueray medium to dark blue very good excellent Good fresh market, easy to pick.
Bluetta dark blue very good good Desirable variety for its earliness. Productive and compact plant.
Bonus medium blue very good excellent The largest fruit available.
Chippewa very light blue excellent good Good variety for cold climates.
Duke medium blue very good excellent Productive at the base.
Northblue dark blue very good good Desirable variety for cold regions since it will be easily covered with snow.
Northland light blue excellent good Desirable variety for cold regions but needs more time to prune and pick.
Patriot medium blue good good Desirable variety for cold regions and in heavier soils. Fruit drops in size as the season advances.
Polaris light blue excellent good Desirable variety for cold regions.
Reka dark blue very good good Fit well to cold climate.
Spartan medium blue excellent very good Desirable variety for its earliness and fruit quality.
Superior medium blue very good good U-pick and transformation.
Toro light blue excellent very good Very large fruit produces on huge bunches.

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