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Half-high blueberries in containers or not??

Posted by Lori615 5 (MI) (My Page) on
Thu, Feb 21, 13 at 17:26

I have ordered the Northland package of blueberries from Berries Unlimited.com - it consists of two each Chippewa, NorthBlue and Polaris. I emailed the company asking for suggestion on pot size for on my deck, and her response was that these northern half-highs should absolutely not be put in containers, as it will be torture on the plants. She's strongly recommending I change my order to the dwarf pkg, which consists of two each Northsky, Northcountry, Top Hat and one Brunswick. I would really rather have the larger half-highs than the dwarfs. I have 22-inch containers and will be able to winter them in my garage. Is she right, that I shouldn't grow the half-highs in containers? I've found a lot of info online that leads me to believe I won't have a problem!


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RE: Half-high blueberries in containers or not??

Lori

You may be able te get very good advice regarding growing blueberries on Fruit & Orchard forum.


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