Pink Lemonade Blueberry

Vaccinum ‘Pink Lemonade’

A hybrid of Rabbiteye and Southern Highbush. A recently released selection developed in the 1970s by U.S.D.A. Beautiful interior and exterior pink colors develop with peak ripeness. Unique sprightly sweet flavor – highly desired by dessert chefs. Used as contrast with blue varieties. Zones 4-9. Self-fruitful. Est. chill requirement 300 hours.

Pink Lemonade Details  
Flavor Sweet, Tart
Chill Hours 300
Skin Color When Ripe Pink
Fruit Use Fresh Eating
Self-Fruitful Yes, but bigger yields when cross pollinated
Flower Season Early Spring
Fruit Season July – August
Light Needs Full Sun
Water Needs Regular Water
USDA Zone 4 – 9