Blueberry Bushes
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blueberry small white worms in berries

Zone Hallstead, PA 18822 | schome added on February 6, 2018 | Answered

Blueberries turned soft and mushy....opening a blueberry showed small white worms. Had bushes for 20 years and never had anything like this. What can be done to prevent from happening again this year?

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BushDoctor
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Answered on February 6, 2018

They are called blueberry maggots, and this article will give you a better idea of what is going on and how to correct it: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/blueberries/maggots-in-blueberries.htm

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