Plant Care Colombian Blueberry

Colombian Blueberry

Also known as

Metagonia crenulata, Metagonia marginata, Vaccinium callosum, Vaccinium crenulatum, Vaccinium dasygynum, Vaccinium floribundum floribundum, Vaccinium floribundum marginatum, Vaccinium floribundum polystachyum, Vaccinium floribundum ramosissimum, Vaccinium floribundum splendens, Vaccinium floribundum tatei, Vaccinium leiandrum, Vaccinium marginatum, Vaccinium moritzianum, Vaccinium moritzianum ovatum, Vaccinium mortinia, Vaccinium polystachyum, Vaccinium ramosissimum, Vaccinium tatei and Vaccinium thymifolium


Vaccinium floribundum

How to care for Colombian Blueberry


How often to water your Colombian Blueberry

Water needs for Colombian Blueberry
0.5 cups
every 9

Colombian Blueberry needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Water 0.5 cups every

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Colombian Blueberry in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Colombian Blueberry: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Colombian Blueberry love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Colombian Blueberry does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Colombian Blueberry in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Colombian Blueberry

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Colombian Blueberry: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Colombian Blueberry after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Colombian Blueberry

Colombian Blueberry

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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