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1A small sweet blue-black edible berry which grows in clusters on North American shrubs related to the bilberry.
- ‘You can pick your own blueberries without growing them.’
- ‘For recovery, he mixes his own smoothies with soy milk, frozen blueberries, bananas, and strawberries.’
- ‘For years, breakfast for me has been a smoothie made with an apple, a banana, blueberries and rice or soy milk.’
- ‘I have just finished cleaning up blueberries and apple sauce off the carpet in his room.’
- ‘If you can't find fresh berries, frozen blueberries work well too.’
- ‘Also eating lots of healthy fruit - pink grapefruit, blueberries, strawberries, cherries, etc.’
- ‘Throw in blueberries, peaches, apples, raisins, figs, whatever you can cook.’
- ‘Mandarin oranges, blueberries, sliced mango or apple are other fruit choices that would work well.’
- ‘Stuff your cooler with fruit in all the shades of a crayon box: strawberries, blueberries, oranges, kiwis, melons and avocados.’
- ‘You could also add raspberries, loganberries, blueberries, tayberries and blackberries.’
- ‘One could certainly prepare a tasty dinner from salmon, broccoli, sweet potatoes, and blueberries.’
- ‘Plums are the stars here as are blueberries, bilberries and blackberries.’
- ‘Fruits that have been singled out for particular anti-cancer properties include all types of berries such as blueberries, strawberries and raspberries.’
- ‘In the morning I'll wake up and read and, in about an hour, I have some blueberries, cantaloupe melon, pears or maybe some cereal with soya milk.’
- ‘Her rolls and pies were only made with the freshest and sweetest blueberries available to her at any time, whenever she made them.’
- ‘A crisp spinach salad or sweet blueberries right out of the crate are perfect, she says.’
- ‘They canned lobsters, and also blueberries, which grow well in this area.’
- ‘There is simply no way I'm giving up apples or peaches or blueberries forever.’
- ‘Sweet cherries, blueberries, and strawberries also contain anthocyanins.’
- ‘Sweet wild blueberries are bursting with antioxidants, which mop up nasty free radicals.’
2One of the dwarf shrubs that produces blueberries, some kinds being cultivated for their fruit or as ornamentals.
- ‘The shrub layer includes lowbush blueberry, black huckleberry, dangleberry, staggerbush, inkberry and sheep laurel.’
- ‘Common shrubs are farkleberry, lowbush blueberry, and maple-leaved viburnum.’
- ‘All are members of the large Ericaceae family, which also includes rhododendrons, azaleas, and blueberries.’
- ‘Iron deficiency is common on blueberries, rhododendrons, and pin oaks unless the soil is quite acidic.’
- ‘At all three collection areas the habitat was a pine forest with an undergrowth of heather, blueberries, and ferns.’
- ‘Wild blueberries grown in Maine have been facing stiff import competition from those produced in Canada's eastern provinces.’
- ‘Pine needles tend to increase the acidity of the soil so they work best around acid-loving plants such as rhododendrons and blueberries.’
- ‘The same cultural practices may also be applied to blueberries, pieris, heather, holly and other plants that prefer acid, organic soils.’
- ‘Scattered shrubs include two kinds of low-growing blueberries and the dwarf live oak, which is less than a foot tall.’
- ‘Some ornamental plants and fruit plants like blueberries require an acidic soil.’
- ‘Shrubs - witch hazel, chokeberry, hydrangea, blueberry, sumac - added to the strange verisimilitude.’
- ‘The best fruits of lowbush blueberries are borne on the youngest stems, especially those growing directly from the ground.’
- ‘Two to four years after planting, blueberries will start to produce fruit.’
- ‘Since blueberries are grown on acid soils and the crown gall bacterium does not grow well in an acid situation, the disease is uncommon.’
- ‘While you may have seen blueberries growing in partial shade in the wild, they'll produce more and bigger berries if they have full sun for at least six hours a day.’
- ‘Some popular small trees and shrubs with birds are: blueberries, elderberries, hollies, cherries, and dogwoods.’
- ‘Groundcover was comprised of dense blueberry and huckleberry or mountain laurel.’
- ‘If possible, plant blueberries away from tree fruit.’
- ‘In 20 years of raising cultivated, high-bush blueberries nothing like this had ever happened before.’
- ‘One of the first things planted on Pheasant Hill Farm were high bush blueberries.’
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