Search results

Yard and Garden: Growing Blueberries in Iowa

April 6, 2016, 11:47 am | Richard Jauron, Kendall Evans

Blueberries are attractive shrubs with flowers in spring, edible berries in summer and fall foliage in shades of yellow, orange and red. Blueberries can be grown in any home garden but there are some special growing needs that must be met.


Yard and Garden: Pruning Raspberries

February 16, 2012, 1:37 pm | Richard Jauron, Willy Klein

To obtain maximum yields through increased berry size, raspberries must be pruned properly. Pruning procedures are based on the growth and fruiting characteristics of the plants, say ISU Extension and Outreach horticulturists.