Asked March 9, 2014, 5:28 PM EDT

What should I use and when should I fertilize my: 1) Blueberry bushes- I was told to use 14/14/14, someone else recommended another product. 2)Apple trees 3)pear trees 4) Plum Trees

Multnomah County Oregon

1 Response

Fertilizing blueberries and your home orchard trees are addressed in publications available online from OSU Extension. "Growing Fruit Trees and Nuts in the Home Orchard", EC 819, http://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/xmlui/bitstream/handle/1957/13718/EC%20819.pdf, and Growing Blueberries 10-minute University from Clackamas County Master Gardeners, http://extension.oregonstate.edu/mg/metro/sites/default/files/Growing_blueberriesi.pdf. Much more detail on blueberries is available in "Growing Blueberries in your Home Garden", EC 1303, http://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/xmlui/bitstream/handle/1957/18929/ec1303.pdf.