The Best Time to Prune a Blueberry Bush in Georgia

Native to Georgia, rabbiteye blueberries grow well throughout the state. Six- to 8-foot rabbiteye bushes benefit from winter pruning. Cutting back one to three large canes--or one-fifth of the canopy--to between ground level and 2 feet high results in vigorous new growth.

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A freelance writer, Judy Wolfe has owned Prose for the Pros, a freelance writing business, since 2006. She's been an inveterate traveler since 1961 and draws on her travel experiences to provide articles for such websites as Chincoteague Island Vacations and Berlin Dude. Wolfe holds a Bachelor of Arts in literature from California State University at Pomona.