Artie Scott wrote:Hi Steve, thanks for the tip!
I planted two blueberry bushes about 18 months ago. Unfortunately, a dozer operator got one of them despite me pointing out their location before he started. Anyway, my question is, do I need another bush to pollinate, or are they self-pollinators?
Artie Scott wrote:That’s very helpful, thanks Steve! I will plan to put in another soon then, sounds like they will both be more productive that way. And maybe I can take a cutting to propagate more.
Jason Freeman wrote:On the subject at hand, how many seasons are you pinching buds on transplants to establish strong root systems, if at all?
Also, I want to benefit from a mix of varieties. I'm in Knoxville so rabbiteye varieties are suited to the area. Do I need a mix of varieties within rabbiteyes or does mixing varieties mean I need a variety of lowbush, northern highbush, southern highbush, rabbiteye and half-high?