Vaccinium oxycoccos growing subshrub of the genus Vaccinium also known as oxycoccus palustris or Cranberry, Vaccinium oxycoccos perennial evergreen plant also used as ornamental ground cover plant, grow in temperate climate.
Leaves color green mostly dark in the winter the leaves can become red.
Flower color can be: white pink or purple, flower has reflexed petals the stamen expose and facing down the petals go up.
Fruit color red and has sour taste, the fruit size can be 1-2 cm.
Vaccinium oxycoccos for sale - Seeds or Plants to Buy
Requirements for growing Vaccinium oxycoccos:
Acid soil, iron, chilling hours, mulch
What is the best way to start growing Vaccinium oxycoccos:
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in Vaccinium oxycoccos?
Difficulties/Problems with growing Vaccinium oxycoccos:
Some virus attack a lot of verity, sensitive to heat
When is the best time to plant a Vaccinium oxycoccos plant:
Winter / Spring
Pests and diseases in Vaccinium oxycoccos:
When is the best time to prune a Vaccinium oxycoccos plant?
How to prune a Vaccinium oxycoccos:
Weak and dead branches
What is the size of a Vaccinium oxycoccos plant?
Growth speed in Vaccinium oxycoccos:
Vaccinium oxycoccos Irrigation Water Management:
Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Vaccinium oxycoccos:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade (outside of the temperate zone can grow in shade with light)
It is possible to grow Vaccinium oxycoccos indoor?
Growing Vaccinium oxycoccos is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
When does Vaccinium oxycoccos bloom?
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower:
Reflexed flower color can be: white pink or purple, flower has reflexed petals the stamen expose and facing down the petals go up
Pollination is done by:
When does Vaccinium oxycoccos yield:
Summer / Autumn
Pests or diseases in Vaccinium oxycoccos fruit:
What can be done with big quantities of Vaccinium oxycoccos fruit?
Eaten raw, jams, juice, beverage
Work requirements on the Vaccinium oxycoccos fruit:
How long does it take for a Vaccinium oxycoccos to bear fruit?
2-3 years from seeds, 1-2 years from cutting