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 Do Blueberries Still Need Acidic Soil If Soil Fertile?
       • Posted by: Andrew7a 7a on Tue, Oct 29, 13 at 18:44
              • 56 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Apr 9, 14 at 3:07
I just planted blueberries in my garden late this past summer, more or less on a whim, because I saw that Home Depot was getting ready to throw their unsold plants in a tip to make space for their fall lineup. I did a little research and found tha
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 Please help! blueberry soil pH is 7.1 - need to plant this week
       • Posted by: appletree729 none on Mon, Mar 31, 14 at 14:09
              • 41 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Apr 10, 14 at 12:59
I am so confused - I amended this soil this past fall - added a ton of peat and compost (maybe this is why?) and I just got my soil test back - pH of 7.1! My barefoot blueberries are arriving later this week. Is there anything I can do here?
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 Acidifying soil for Blueberries.
       • Posted by: charina 6b UT on Thu, Feb 20, 14 at 15:45
              • 26 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, Feb 22, 14 at 6:51
I have a question (at the bottom) about how much elemental sulfur to apply. First, some background: I have 20 blueberry plants on order, and need to amend my soil for them. I just received the results of my soil test, and I have (comparativel
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 My blueberries have a sweet toothe
       • Posted by: harvestman 6 on Tue, Apr 1, 14 at 16:42
              • 53 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Apr 4, 14 at 15:15
I posted this on another thread but decided to start a new one because I thought a few would fine it interesting. I just transplanted some 20 year old blueberries on my property that I originally planted for the birds. Initially I added sulfur
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 Blueberry Advice Needed
       • Posted by: thapranksta Mid TN 6B on Thu, Feb 27, 14 at 10:44
              • 44 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, Apr 1, 14 at 17:45
Hi, I am interested in planting blueberries for the first time this Spring (if possible). Up to this point, I have only planted a few fruit trees in my backyard. Ideally I would want to plant the blueberries in the ground but that seems
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 My blueberries are finally in...
Thank you to everyone for their wonderful advice on containerizing blueberries especially bamboo rabbit for getting me started. Never thought I could grow them here and I am super excited. I've got a Jewel, Emerald, and a Windsor in 21
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 Help fix my deficiencies in my blueberries and lemon!
       • Posted by: naikii none on Tue, Apr 9, 13 at 3:26
              • 33 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Dec 13, 13 at 7:56
Hi, this is a cross post from the container forum, as I have some sort of nutrient deficiency in two of my blueberries and a dwarf lemon. The full thread is here http://forums2.gardenweb.com/forums/load/contain/msg0420202910105.html?21161 but here
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 soil test arrived too late - blueberries
       • Posted by: thomis 7 on Thu, Mar 13, 14 at 8:53
              • 9 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Mar 20, 14 at 7:43
Unfortunately the NC State ag lab was a little off on their turn-around-time for my soil test results. My blueberries arrived before the soil test results came in. So I went ahead and planted the blueberries in mounds using a mixture of 2/3 peat m
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 emereld blueberry
my leafs turned to a lighter shade of green then started to curl, i do not see any
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 blueberry questions
       • Posted by: mjzzyzoff 6 on Sun, Oct 27, 13 at 19:11
              • 19 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Nov 13, 13 at 11:31
I have two plants purchased about two years ago, they were planted together in one container for cross pollination purposes so we left them that way. One is Jersey, the other Bluejay. In my research, I've found that Jersey is a midseason and
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 Anybody adjusting the pH of their blueberry container mix?
       • Posted by: edweather Zone 5a/b Central NY on Thu, Apr 10, 14 at 21:07
              • 20 follow-ups, last one posted on Mon, Apr 14, 14 at 17:38
Kind of taking a poll here. So who adjusts their water and who adjusts their mix, or both? If you adjust the mix, how do you do it? Thanks. Ed This post was edited by edweather on Thu, Apr 10, 14 at 22:02 Return to the Fru
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 Blueberry/Raspberry project from scratch-Gritty Mix Help Portuga
       • Posted by: nooba Zone 9 on Sat, Apr 5, 14 at 12:31
              • 20 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, Apr 8, 14 at 20:37
Hi, Im really a newbie in growing something, but i have a couple of blueberry shrubs for 1 year now, and im starting to enjoy seeing them growing. Like in everything i get into, i really like to understand what im i doing, and i find a l
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 Sweetcrisp blueberry finally producing
       • Posted by: bamboo_rabbit 9A Inverness FL on Mon, Mar 10, 14 at 18:46
              • 56 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, Apr 15, 14 at 16:01
When I bought the first set of Sweetcrisps I had done my homework and knew they were not the most productive of bushes but once you eat that first one you no longer care. Have 50 or so Sweetcrisp bushes and the oldest are 4 years old now so 3rd b
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 Soil PH vs Blueberries
       • Posted by: JoeF329 Missouri on Wed, Sep 25, 13 at 17:00
              • 5 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Sep 25, 13 at 22:21
I just mixed Peat, Compose, Sand with Scotts Topsoil added 1 Tbs of sulfur, added water and got a reading of 7. What do I do to get PH down to 5 ? Do I reduce the PH in my water prior to watering my blueberries or what. I feel that I'm really
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 One and 7 yr blueberry growth with pictures
       • Posted by: fruitnut Z7_4500ft elev SW TX on Tue, Apr 19, 11 at 14:48
              • 48 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, Apr 15, 14 at 7:37
I'm going to try to post pictures of my potted blueberries. The cardboard backer is 3ft by 4ft. Plants were grown in my greenhouse. Here is the plants one year ago. Return to the Fruit & Orchards Forum | Post a Follow-Up
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 Prune bareroot blueberry immediately after planting?
       • Posted by: appletree729 none on Sun, Apr 6, 14 at 14:37
              • 12 follow-ups, last one posted on Mon, Apr 7, 14 at 17:52
That's it - just want some advice on whether or not to prune my newly planted blueberry bushes. I just got them in the ground yesterday and they are all watered and mulched - just need to know if I should prune. I've read conflicting advice on t
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 Blueberries - straight vinegar?
       • Posted by: GoBruins 9b on Wed, Aug 14, 13 at 13:42
              • 22 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Sep 5, 13 at 13:17
hi, my blueberries look a little pitiful, and i'm pretty sure it's because of high PH (even though they are in pots). I need to give them a shot in the arm. the label on the distilled white vinegar bottle says the PH is 5.0. if in fact th
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 Adjusting PH Levels for Blueberries in Containers
       • Posted by: lawanddisorder 6 on Tue, Apr 8, 14 at 11:30
              • 8 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, Apr 8, 14 at 15:15
I have a number of blueberry plants that I planted a year ago. At that time, I planted some in regular potting soil and added an acidic fertilizer to the top, per the advice of my local nursery, and planted others, after reading about proper blue
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 Will Blueberries grow in sandy fill?
       • Posted by: ScottCanada none on Mon, Dec 2, 13 at 20:09
              • 11 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Dec 6, 13 at 13:17
Hi, My wife and I just bought a house (that is 20 years old) that was built on fill. Really sandy/rocky stuff, I have as much composted horse manure (3 years old) as I want, should I plant the bushes in raised beds with the manure or just stick
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 Wife Mad: Too many blueberries!
       • Posted by: PharmaChad 9 on Sat, Mar 22, 14 at 17:04
              • 22 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, Mar 25, 14 at 22:18
Received my 100 liners by UPS late yesterday. Was up until midnight planting them. Return to the Fruit & Orchards Forum | Post a Follow-Up Wife Mad: Too many blueberries! Posted by PharmaChad 9 ( My Page )
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