Are blueberry bushes subject to freezing?

Answer The flowers and fruit of a blueberry bush are not as susceptible to freezing as other fruit bushes. However, according to North Carolina State University, blueberry bushes can be damaged under prol... Read More »

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Can you plant blueberry bushes near blackberry bushes?

Yes, you can plant blueberry bushes near blackberry bushes. However, blueberries require more frequent watering. Also, blueberries require less space between plants than do blackberries, so to err ... Read More »

Do deer eat blueberry bushes?

According to Mississippi Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks, deer will eat blueberry bushes but usually only during the winter months when food is scarce. They mainly eat only the leaves of the bush whe... Read More »

How to Cover Blueberry Bushes?

Blueberries are native to North America but were not cultivated as a crop until the 20th century. Most blueberries grew wild and were smaller than the large, plump varieties seen in grocery stores ... Read More »

How do I mulch blueberry bushes?

Mix or buy mulch made of equal parts sawdust and peat moss. Pour the mulch around the base of the blueberry bushes at a depth of 2 to 4 inches. Rake the mulch until it's level. Arrange the mulch in... Read More »