Propagation

Propagation You can always buy new seedlings when it comes time to increase your growing capacity, but you may want to use your existing plants if they are doing very well for you. If you have a very successful strain in your garden then it would pay to continue with...

Pruning

Pruning Healthy blueberry bushes will grow for 10 years or more, and all that continuous growth can mean your bushes get a little out of control. A pruned and well-managed bush will produce more fruit for you and is usually more compact for easier harvesting. It can...

Pollination

Pollination Pollination is not what most people think about when they are growing fruit bushes but it can mean the difference between plump sweet berries and a bush with no fruit at all. Basics of Pollination For those not familiar with the process, pollination is...

Irrigation

Irrigation Watering may seem like a very simple aspect of keeping blueberries, but there are a few tips you should be aware of so you can keep your plants as healthy as possible. Blueberries prefer drained soil which can lead to it drying out in a short time when...

Planting Blueberries

Planting Blueberries For most gardeners, blueberries are started as seedlings since it already takes a few years to start getting a berry harvest. Most nurseries and garden stores will sell them, and if your local stores don't carry blueberry seedlings there are many...