It is time to have the healthiest fruit at your home.
Therefore, the best solution for you to consume the healthiest fruit is to grow blueberry at home.
Blueberry is loaded with a lot of different health benefits.
It`s good to know that the blueberries are rich in antioxidants and phytonutrients.
Grow Blueberry to have always fresh fruit at your home
In addition, blueberry is on the very low place on the glycemic index scale and can stabilize the levels of your blood sugar, prevent oxygen damage to your retina, boost your cardiovascular health and also can defend us from cancer.
Blueberry is fond of sun and water and requires quality soil, fertilization and mulching to make progress.
Whenever you decide to grow blueberry it will be relatively easy and simple according to a lot of experts.
So, if you have the interest to grow blueberry than you need to check our advice.
How to grow blueberry?
The first thing you need to know is that this fruit has to be planted in acidic soil that has a pH Validity among 4.8 and 5.5.
Be sure that a soil doesn`t have high levels of sulfur.
Sulfur can destroy pH validity and the microbes that are in the soil.
This fruit has short roots and you don`t needs plant it deep and also doesn`t need a large quantity of soil.
When you will grow blueberry you will need just 1 inch of water weekly.
Grow Blueberry In Container And Overwintering
When the weather is cold a container cannot ensure proper insulation.
Therefore, you need to find a way and protect a blueberry planted in a container during the winter season.
Otherwise, the will be damaged.
In October (second half of the month) you need to put a container into the ground at a place where you will avoid the snow and container won`t be exposed to cold strong winds.
You also need to mulch the soil surface with about 4-8 inches layer of straw in November (second half of the month) or cover plant with burlap.