· Samantha Steele's Answer
· Hi Celeste,
Duke Blueberry is a Northern Highbush variety that is hardy in USDA Zones 4-8. Corning California is in Zone 9 so Duke is probably not the best choice for your area? It's the Rabbiteye blueberry varieties that are best for warmer climates. I'm in Zone 8a of Georgia and all we grow here are the Rabbiteyes. Blueberries require cross pollination so make sure you always plant at least two different varieties!
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