Vaccinium oxycoccos

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.

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Vaccinium oxycoccos
Vaccinium oxycoccos plant
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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:
Virus, aphids

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:
Medium growing

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:

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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:
Bees, self-pollination

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When does Vaccinium oxycoccos yield:
Summer / Autumn

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What can be done with big quantities of Vaccinium oxycoccos fruit?
Eaten raw, jams, juice, beverage

Work requirements on the Vaccinium oxycoccos fruit:
Nothing special

How long does it take for a Vaccinium oxycoccos to bear fruit?
2-3 years from seeds, 1-2 years from cutting