Little Crisp and Ruby Carpet
3 plants each in a 4″ container
Plant these low-bush blueberry varieties together to create a fiery landscape in autumn with their hues of ruby red and blazing orange. In addition to their ornamental use, Little Crisp and Ruby Carpet produce tasty small fruit that is perfect for baking. Using 3 plants of two varieties yields 10 pounds of fruit within 4 years in just 5 square feet. Plants grow just 1 1/2 feet high, and spreads by stolons to create a dense mass of leathery leaves. For the best effect, space plants 3 feet apart, and they will spread up to 12 inches a year. Why settle for the ordinary ground covers when you can be a trend setter by planting these beautiful native blueberries? Hardiness Zones 4-7.