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By Davidd

Cheshire, United Kingdom Gb

I have a single blueberry plant. It was a present and I believe it was bought from the Aldi supermarket chain.
Everything I read about blueberries talks about bushes -but this one seems more like a climber and I don't know if it should be pruned or let to run. Are there blueberry plants that are climbers/trailers?
I'd be very grateful for any help and advice. 2 photos are attached . Many thanks.


On plant Vaccinium Corymbosum

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Hi Davidd that isn't a blueberry - either someone put the wrong label in the pot or your blueberry died and it is a weed.

Blueberries do not twine up canes they are quite low bushes with small leaves.

7 Sep, 2010

 

Ha! I bought a Blue Berry once but it grew & grew and turned out to be a Cherry Tree and not edible one as it only has one cherry per flower LOL Mine came from Aldi too, will be interesting to see what it turns out to be, hope it will be something nice & not a weed. :o))))

7 Sep, 2010

 

Lady Essex you only ever get one cherry per flower

7 Sep, 2010

 

Oh! But I thought it had two stalks with a cherry on each, I have one at the bottom of the garden that has a single cherry and Yuck! So Bitter. :o))

10 Sep, 2010

 

Bird cherry

10 Sep, 2010

 

Oh! Right Moon Grower, Thanks

11 Sep, 2010

 

This is Kiwi - Jenny plant, the kiwi fruit which is brown on the outside and green on the inside. It would take upto 2 years to fruit !!!

31 Jan, 2012

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