Cluster of ripe and unripe highbush blueberries
image by Aconcagua: WikimediaCommons.org
Harvest blueberries by rolling each one off with your thumb and into your palm or by cupping berry clusters in your palm and gently rubbing until the ripe ones fall.
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Krissi Maarx is a freelance writer who has written Web content since 2006. She holds an Associate of Applied Science in human services, with studies focusing on holistic healing, mental health care and medicinal botany. As a pet groomer, too, Maarx writes many dog-related articles for print and the Web.