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Q.Pruning Blueberry Plants

Anonymous added on September 11, 2011 | Answered

If I reduce the height of my plant, how will it affect berry growth? Do they grow from new shoots?

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Answered on September 11, 2011

Severe pruning will not kill the plant and normally results in bigger but fewer berries. The best time to prune is when the plants are dormant, which is late fall through very early spring. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/blueberries/blueberry-plant-pruning.htm

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