Winterizing - Knowledgebase Question

Seaford, NY
Avatar for MATCH3S
Question by MATCH3S
October 25, 1999
I have a first year patio blueberry bush. What should I do for the winter? Does it need to be brought indoors?


Image
Answer from NGA
October 25, 1999
Your blueberry needs a cool chilling period, so you should not bring it indoors into a warm area. You will need to protect the roots from extreme cold, however. To do so you might bury the pot in the ground or else insulate it with a deep layer of mulch or perhaps set it in a sheltered but cold location (an unheated garage might work) for the winter. Good luck with your plant!

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:

( No account? Join now! )

Today's site banner is by GigiPlumeria and is called "Confetti 🎊 Plumeria "

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.