Care through the seasons. March- Prune bushes before new growth begins, after coldest weather has passed. April, May- Plant new blueberry bushes. May, June- Apply mulch for growing season. July- Harvest. July through September- Apply soil amendments.
September, October- Apply mulch for winter protection and enjoy fall stumpgrind.buzzg: Southampton NY. Winter Care for Blueberry Bushes. Blueberries (Vaccinium spp.) add a tasty element to the home fruit garden.
Most blueberry varieties don't grow Missing: Southampton NY. Sep 21, The bushes will need watering for long periods of time once a week. This will ensure the roots have plenty of water without standing in it for very long, which can cause root rot.
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