Chill hours

Asked January 30, 2017, 4:39 PM EST

Hello. I am thinking about growing blueberries. From what I am reading, selecting the type depends on how many chill hours are in my growing area. I am in western howard county. Can you help me with this? Thank you

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1 Response

Both Northern and Southern Highbush blueberries grow well in Maryland. Here is a helpful list of varieties from our website: http://extension.umd.edu/growit/fruits/blueberries-selection-and-planting

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