Thread: Lingonberries
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Old 08-19-2012, 10:12 PM
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Originally Posted by oldtimer View Post
If you have alkali soil, forget wasting any money on them as it is nearly impossible to doctor your soil up to where the little rascals will grow. Take it from one who has tried and tried with no success. A rule of thumb is if blueberries are growing naturally in your area, then you should be able to grow them, if not, just forget it. Find someone in the northwoods to go visit when they're in season.
They'll do great on my land in northern Maine too then, as we have blueberries everywhere, although the bears generally get to more of them than I do.
That's my opinion and I'm sticking with it unless someone yells at me or something.
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