Q: I purchased some good sized (3-5 gallon) blueberry plants yesterday.
I was reading the OSU extension pub EC 1304, which emphasizes heavy pruning upon planting (and removing all fruit buds to prevent berries the first year). I really want to ignore this advice because the...
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