Growing Saskatoons in the Inland Northwest and Intermountain West
April 6, 2009
Saskatoons are shrubs that bear blueberry-like edible fruit. Popular in Canada, this superfood, a powerful antioxidant, is gaining the interest of U.S. growers, who know it by other names like juneberry, serviceberry and shadbush. Learn how to grow this up-and-coming berry by reading how to select the best growing site and cultivar; how to prepare the site; and about the best planting, watering, fertilization, pruning, weed control, pest control, disease control and harvesting practices to use.
Authors: Danny Barney, Jo Ann Robbins, Esmaeil Fallahi