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Welcome to Hargreaves Plants, the world leading berry fruit, asparagus and rhubarb plant nursery, with an extensive Intellectual Property management portfolio and micropropagation services

Draper Blueberry PlantsDraper Blueberry Plant

Strong upright growth and highly productive

A mid-season variety which crops a few days before Bluecrop, this variety has strong upright growth and is highly productive.  The fruit is consistently large and uniform and is light blue in colour, firm with crisp flesh.  The flavour is low acid and the fruit has a strong skin.  Some of the notable features are ease of picking of the ripe fruit and the concentrated ripening period, post-harvest colour retention and its shelf-life.  This variety is protected by Plant Variety Rights within the EU and Hargreaves Plants licence allows marketing throughout Greater Europe.

 The Plant

  • Square growth habit
  • Early mid-season cultivar
  • Easy  to pick plant, easy fruit release

Fruit quality

  • Excellent post harvest colour
  • Strong skin
  • Good shelf life
  • Highly productive
  • Crisp and sweet flavour
  • Large berries

Growing Points

  • Good machine harvest fruit
  • Outstanding fresh market berries
  • Good machine harvest options
  • Fresh shipping possible

Ideal Markets

  • Fresh Market
  • Pick Your Own
  • Processing Market

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Office: +44 (0)1485 609 252     Email by clicking on the green email icon tab on the right or bottom of your screen and completing the form.