Storing

Storing Blueberries Once you have collected your harvest of berries, you are faced with the chore of dealing with all that fruit. With a few bushes, you can probably eat most of your blueberries fresh or use them in your regular baking without much difficulty. But...

Harvesting

Harvesting After a season of caring for your plants, the best time of the year is the harvest. It may seem like the simplest part of growing blueberries but you should know a few things before you begin. When to Pick Blueberries will be a deep blue when they are ripe...

Insect Pests

Insect Pests Unlike diseases, it can be much easier to identify any insect pests because they are usually more visible. That doesn't necessarily make them easier to combat but at least you can see what you are after. Many insects are not more than an inconvenience and...

Diseases

Diseases There is nothing more devastating than seeing your blueberry bushes dying off for no immediate reason. Diseases and fungus infections can be very tricky because they are fundamentally invisible until you start to see symptoms, and then you have to establish...

Cultivation Protection

Cultivation Protection Once your plants start to produce berries, you may have to take extra care to protect them until harvest time. Picking frequently can help reduce any losses, but there are several situations where you will need to take some extra effort with...