Along with lip-smacking and delicious sweet flavor, there are pretty good worthy reasons to grow blueberries.
They are usually considered as one of the top 10 super foods and doctors usually recommend having blueberries regularly to improve health.
These blueberries have high antioxidant qualities, good amounts of folic acid, sodium, fibre and also vitamin A, vitamin B and vitamin C as well. They also have low calories and no cholesterol. So, growing blueberries at your home garden is much beneficial for you.
Cooler climates are most favorable conditions to grow blueberries. They produce bigger and numerous fruits, if you plant with at least one different variety to allow cross pollination.
Before planting specific varieties, you have to choose the right type of blueberry plant that suits to your region and climatic conditions.
Blueberry plant usually demands quite different soil that is usually enjoyed by other garden plants. Soil that is used to grow blueberry plant must be high in humus and acidic in nature and it must also contain proper ability to hold moisture.
Sufficient water and good maintenance is very essential to enjoy better fruit yields.