Vaccinium corymbosum Flamingo (‘Hoogi045’) PPAF

Shrubs

Description

Vaccinium Flamingo gives lots of delicious, sweet fruit. But the most striking feature of Flamingo is the variegated foliage in the colours pink and green. Flamingo becomes approx. 1.00 m high and 70 cm wide and likes a spot in the sun or partial shade. It prefers an acid soil like a peat-or sandy soil. One of the parents of this Vaccinium is 'Blue Crop'. Flamingo is appropriate as a solitary on balcony or terrace, in a mixed planting or for in the border. Hardy to -22 °C. Pruning can be done after harvesting the fruits.

USDA zone: 6a

Key Points

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Elegant variegated foliage
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Rich on fruit
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Sweet fruit
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One of the parents is Vaccinium Blue Crop

Awards

Vaccinium corymbosum Flamingo winner of:
  • Silver Medal Plantarium 2018
    Vaccinium Flamingo on patio

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