blueberry root


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Noun1.blueberry root - tall herb of eastern North America and Asia having blue berrylike fruit and a thick knotty rootstock formerly used medicinallyblueberry root - tall herb of eastern North America and Asia having blue berrylike fruit and a thick knotty rootstock formerly used medicinally
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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After planting, you must keep the soil acidic, because blueberry roots don't absorb nutrients well in neutral or alkaline (also known as "basic") soil.
Infected blueberry roots and soil from an infested field were placed on Phytophthora selective culture media containing appropriate antibiotics to inhibit fungi and bacteria.
Blueberry roots don't grow too deeply (only a foot), so if you have heavy or alkaline soil, you can accommodate a bush by building a 16-inch-deep, 3-foot-wide raised bed.