Fertilizing Blueberries

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Fertilizing Blueberries

Postby RLFMURF » Sun Mar 08, 2015 5:11 pm

When is the best time to fertilize blueberries in Mathews, Va.? What do you recommend using and how much?
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Re: Fertilizing Blueberries

Postby lorijones » Thu Mar 12, 2015 2:50 pm

We recommend fertilizing blueberries with a good organic fertilizer (for acid loving plants) such as Espoma Holly-tone and Cottonseed Meal in the spring and again in the fall. You can do a spring feeding now. Blueberries require acidic soil to perform the best so it might be a good idea to check the pH of the soil in your patch. Here is a link from our website that gives some tips for growing blueberries: http://inthegardenradio.com/v.php?pg=935.
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