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Posted by carolinamark Zone 7 (My Page) on
Sat, Mar 30, 13 at 21:08

What's the easiest fruit plant to start with? Looking for small that I can do in a container.

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RE: Fruits

C....I think you would have fun with blueberries. I have recently just purchased 3 varieties. Pots about 16-18 inch (15 gal) is fine. Hint: provide acidic soil. The easiest way to do this is use (acidic) potting soil for azaleas. I am looking forward to using them on cereal and ice cream! Thin fruit!

RE: Fruits

Figs will fruit in a pot, need no special soil conditioning, and fruit more quickly than most bushes or trees. No spraying needed and easily multiplied by rooting cuttings.

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