Blackberry Plants
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How Can I Produce a Sweet Blackberry?

Anonymous added on September 22, 2011 | Answered

I had a beautiful bush full of blackberries this summer; however, they were not sweet at all--although I planted a fruit fertilizer spike near the bush. How can I make them sweeter?

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Nikki
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Answered on September 23, 2011

My guess would be that you may simply be picking them too early. Most people tend to pick blackberries when they are a nice glossy, dark color when in fact you should wait for them to dull in color before harvesting.

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