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.
Ohelo berry for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
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:
Winter – spring
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Weak and dead branches
Size of the plant:
0.2-1.5 m, 8-60 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
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:
General information about the flower:
Red in bell shape grow in cluster
Pollination is done by:
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:
How long does it take to bear fruit?