Will rotting apples lower the pH of soil?
I will be putting in a row of blueberries soon at my place. I was told that rotting apples will lower the pH of soil for blueberries. I'm skeptical - I could not find any information that suggested using apples to lower soil pH. My guess, is the best solution is to use elemental sulfur. I appreciate your advice.
Yes, I have a soil test kit meter and have used it before planting my other blueberry plants.
I used elemental sulfur to bring the soil to the correct pH level for blueberries.
I plan on planting about 50 ft of berries. Can you recommend two different varieties with the same blossom time and is suitable for zone 6? I'm in Eastern Oregon.
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It is available at no further cost to you. Because it was written for a PNW audience, you should find cultivars suitable to your climate.