Ohelo berry growing plant of the genus Vaccinium also known as Vaccinium reticulatum, Ohelo berry perennial deciduous plant grow as shrub‎ or subshrub and also used as ornamental plant, can grow in subtropical, mediterranean or tropic climate and growing in hardiness zone 9-11

Leaves become red in the autumn or grow red and change the color to green.

Flower color red in bell shape grows in cluster.

Ohelo berry fruits

Fruit color can be: red, orange, yellow, pink or purple sometimes the peel is transperant, in the head of fruit there is little crown.

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Requirements for Ohelo berry growing and care:

Acid soil, mulch, more than -2c, humidity

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, but for better fruits recommend

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Winter – spring

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:

How to prune:
Weak and dead branches

Size of the plant:
0.2-1.5 m, 8-60 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter, flowerpot, containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season?

General information about the flower:
Red in bell shape grow in cluster

Pollination is done by:

Edible fruits

Fruit harvest season:
Spring / Summer

Fruits pests or diseases:

What can be done with big quantities of Ohelo berry fruit?
Eaten raw, jams, juice

Work requirements on the fruit:
Nothing special

How long does it take to bear fruit?
1-2 years

Scientific name:

Vaccinium reticulatum

Blooming Seasons

Edible Parts

Culinary Uses

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Harvest season

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Ornamental parts

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