can i grow blueberry plants from the berries?

preppystudApril 24, 2014

just the blueberries that i buy from the market, will they grow ?

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digdirt2(6b-7a No.Cent. AR HZ8 Sun-35)

Depends on the varity in part but generally yes. Lots of info on the web on how to do it.

Dave

Here is a link that might be useful: How to grow blueberries from seed

    Bookmark   April 24, 2014 at 11:48AM
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2ajsmama

Be prepared to wait about 4 years to get fruit from it though, and you don't know what you'll get since they're like apples and don't grow true from seed. Better to buy plants in 1 or 2 gal pots and plant those, or root cuttings from older plants.

Best site I know of for blueberry growing info is from U of Maine

Here is a link that might be useful: U of Maine videos on growing blueberries

    Bookmark   April 24, 2014 at 12:24PM
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stevelau1911

Just buy the 1 gallons during the fall when they go 80% off. It is probably the easiest way to get lots of edible berries fast.

I moved most of mine up to 5 gallon pots.

    Bookmark   April 25, 2014 at 9:05PM
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