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Home Gardening: Rabbiteye Blueberries
Elina D. Coneva, Mary Beth Musgrove
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Pages / Length: 2
Publication Date: 08/29/2013

Rabbiteye blueberries (Vaccinium ashei) are one of the most delicious fruits grown in the South—and are also one of the easiest fruit plantings to grow. The plant is beautiful, produces delicious fruit, and has few pest problems. This concise 2-page publication provides guidelines for site selection, soil preparation, and planting; watering, fertilizing, pruning, controlling weeds, diseases, and insects, and harvesting and storage. Includes table of most popular varieties, according to fruiting season, plus recommendations for necessary cross-pollination of this beautiful and bountiful plant.