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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

Liberty Blueberry PlantsLiberty

Recommended for mechanical harvest

A late season variety from a Brigitta x Elliot cross with a vigorous, upright to slightly spreading growth habit and long drooping laterals.  First pick is usually five days before Elliot with ripening concentrated over two or three picks.  The fruit is medium to large, sky blue in colour and very firm.  This variety is recommended for mechanical harvest and for fresh and and processing markets.  This variety is protected by Plant Variety Rights within the EU and Hargreaves Plants' licence allows marketing throughout Greater Europe.

 The Plant

  • Strong upright growth habit
  • Highly productive plant
  • 2-3 pickings required
  • Late fruiting cultivar
  • Fast growing, vigorous bush
  • Tolerant to temperature fluctuation

Fruit quality

  • Sky blue colour
  • Strong skin very firm
  • Good shelf life
  • Aromatic flavour
  • Highly productive
  •  Large berries

Growing Points

  • Vigorous plant, establishes well

  • High potential for mechanical harvest

  • Harvests 1 week before Elliott 

Ideal Markets

  • Fresh Market
  • Pick Your Own
  • Processing Market

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