blueberry bush


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Noun1.blueberry bush - any of numerous shrubs of the genus Vaccinium bearing blueberriesblueberry bush - any of numerous shrubs of the genus Vaccinium bearing blueberries
genus Vaccinium, Vaccinium - evergreen or deciduous berry-bearing shrubs of northern hemisphere: cranberries; blueberries
huckleberry - any of various dark-fruited as distinguished from blue-fruited blueberries
farkleberry, sparkleberry, Vaccinium arboreum - shrub or small tree of eastern United States having black inedible berries
low blueberry, low-bush blueberry, Vaccinium angustifolium, Vaccinium pennsylvanicum - low-growing deciduous shrub of northeastern North America having flowers in compact racemes and bearing sweet dark blue berries
rabbiteye, rabbiteye blueberry, rabbit-eye blueberry, Vaccinium ashei - shrub of southeastern United States grown commercially especially for canning industry
dwarf bilberry, dwarf blueberry, Vaccinium caespitosum - low-growing tufted deciduous shrub of northern and alpine North America having pink to coral-red flowers followed by sweet blue berries
high-bush blueberry, swamp blueberry, tall bilberry, Vaccinium corymbosum - high-growing deciduous shrub of eastern North America bearing edible blueish to blackish berries with a distinct bloom; source of most cultivated blueberries
evergreen blueberry, Vaccinium myrsinites - shrub of the eastern United States having shining evergreen leaves and bluish-black fruit
evergreen huckleberry, Vaccinium ovatum - stiff bushy evergreen shrub of western North America having sour black berries and glossy green foliage used in floral arrangements
mountain blue berry, thin-leaved bilberry, Viccinium membranaceum, bilberry - erect blueberry of western United States having solitary flowers and somewhat sour berries
bilberry, blaeberry, Viccinium myrtillus, whinberry, whortleberry - erect European blueberry having solitary flowers and blue-black berries
bog bilberry, bog whortleberry, moor berry, Vaccinium uliginosum alpinum - an evergreen shrub with leathery leaves
dryland berry, dryland blueberry, Vaccinium pallidum - low deciduous shrub of the eastern United States bearing dark blue sweet berries
grouse whortleberry, grouseberry, grouse-berry, Vaccinium scoparium - shrub of northwestern North America bearing red berries
deerberry, squaw huckleberry, Vaccinium stamineum - small branching blueberry common in marshy areas of the eastern United States having greenish or yellowish unpalatable berries reputedly eaten by deer
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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I have a blueberry bush and I've noticed the compost in the pot has become very fine.
Her grandfather planted his first blueberry bush in 1956.
A 2-year old blueberry bush of American types such as Duke, Bluecrop, Spartan or new American varieties such as Draper, Liberty and Huron costs 2.
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IF you have acid soil grow a blueberry bush, otherwise opt for a tub in sun or partial shade.
Guessing where they would walk, I ranged a blueberry bush along the anticipated path at 32 yards, knelt, nocked an arrow, and waited.
The big surprise is just how beautiful most of our food plants are, from the verdant curled foliage of parsley, the red, pinK or white flowers of runner beans to rich autumn colours of a blueberry bush or a mixed tapestry of sage, thyme and oregano.
Lane County is home to Fall Creek Farm&Nursery, one of the largest blueberry bush wholesalers in the world.
The rule of thumb," says one nurseryman, "is to sell a bag of peat for every blueberry bush that goes out the door.