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Pruning Blueberries For A Better Harvest

Learn how pruning blueberries for a better harvest is the best way to get more berries from your existing bushes. In this article you will learn that pruning should be done in late winter when the bush has berry buds. you will also see how to prune the dead parts off the bush. Then you will prune the branches that have no berry buds or very few buds.

Pruning Blueberries For A Better Harvest

This allows the branches that do have plenty of bud to get all the sun and nutrients so that the bush can make the most berries possible. This info is shared by Melissa Norris. She then goes on to tells us how to add the acid to the soil that blueberries need and how to mulch in layers all the things that will feed the plant through the season.

Then when your berries are ready for picking you will only need to decide whether you will eat them right away or freeze and dehydrate some for use later. I love frozen blueberries to put in my smoothies.

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Paige Raymond
Paige Raymond
Raised in rural Montana and educated in Mechanical Engineering and Sustainable Development, Paige Raymond combines a practical mindset with a passion for self-reliance and sustainability. With expertise ranging from mechanical solutions and food preservation to emergency preparedness and renewable energy, Paige is a proud author with more than 5000 published articles.

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