Watch this to learn how to prune your blueberry bushes for better health, vigor, and productivity…
If you have the right soil, blueberries can be a great addition to your garden or edible landscape! Relatively low-maintenance, blueberry bushes can be quite productive without taking up a lot of space, and can produce fruit for many years if properly maintained.
As with most fruiting trees and bushes, blueberry bushes can benefit from regular pruning. Proper pruning can help to keep the plant healthy, enhance growth, and increase productivity. By encouraging the bushes to grow new branches through pruning, you will gain more, larger, and tastier fruit.
The best time of year to prune a blueberry bush is in the late winter or early spring, before the bushes begin to leaf out. This helpful video walks you through how to prune your blueberry bushes for healthier plants and a better harvest: