Cranberry Ben Lear Planted

Ben Lear Cranberry

Vaccinium macracarpon

A wild clone from WI. Early ripening, Large to medium bright red fruit. Very productive. Native. Space 1' circle. Clay soils should have 80% moist peat worked into top 4" of soil and mulched 1-2" with aged mulch for all cranberry varieties. Zones 3-7.

Plant Characteristics
Pest ResistanceExcellent
Disease ResistanceExcellent
Drought TolerancePoor
Heat ToleranceFair
Humidity ToleranceGood
Sun ToleranceGood
Wet Soil ToleranceGood
Shade ToleranceGood
No SprayExcellent
Salt TolerancePoor
Fresh for KidsPoor
Deer ResistanceFair
ThornsNo
Soil TypeHigh Organic Matter
Edible TypeFruit
Self FertileYes
This information is accurate to the best of our knowledge, comments/opinions are always welcome
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