Do deer eat blueberry bushes?

Answer 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 »

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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 blueberry bushes have thorns?

No. Low bush blueberry shrubs can be twiggy but neither they nor highbush blueberries have thorns.

When do you prune blueberry bushes?

Blueberry bushes should be pruned in the winter so that fruit can grow properly for the next picking season. Pruning a blueberry bush is done so that it does not become overgrown and stays healthy,... 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 »