About Our Blueberry Plants and Bushes
Berries Unlimited only provides tissue cultured and virus indexed plants, and that ensures the health of the plant and our customer's success and to get the most yield possible. Our plants are 2 to 4 + years old ready for planting. We ship all year! Blueberry bushes are comparatively long-lived plants. On the average, they can produce at peak yields for many years. Most bushes will live for more then 50 years, as long as they are properly maintained. Blueberry bushes have a profusion of white/pink blossoms in late spring, leaves which are glossy green, blue-green in summer and outstanding colored foliage in autumn. Besides fruit production, they are beautiful ornamental and are used in a variety of landscapes. Blueberries make great hedges! And Tea made from blueberry leaves ( tops, picked BEFORE bearing season) is healthy and delicious! For larger berries and higher yields it is better to have 2-3 varieties.There is a lot of confusion Northern varieties vs Southern varieties. For example Duke is considered a northern blueberry but the number one blueberry planted in North Carolina is Duke! It is important to know Your hardiness zone.We have" Shop Blueberries By Hardiness Zone" button to make ordering for Your Zone easier!
This year some varieties are limited so,please, place Your Order for fall shipment as soon as possible. Do not forget that blackberries and black/rasp hybrids do extremely well in the Southern part of the country: zone 6 through 9.
NOTE please : Please, do not use cedar or any acidic or colored mulch, do not apply any mulch until the plants are established! Keep 2 ft circle mulch free for a while. Start with 2 inches high level. The new Sweetheart Blueberry is now available ! This new USDA blueberry is considered the best new plant released in recent years. Large berries, early fruiting, great taste not to mention TWO CROPS. The plant has been tasted in Mississippi and as far North as Minnesota. Don't miss out! Order NOW! 479-846-6030!