Gallery featuring pictures of 13 fabulous backyard berry bush ideas. Growing your own fruit is a top notch use for your backyard!
Welcome to our gallery of fantastic berry bushes!
If you’re looking for a garden option that adds great life and color to your space as well as nutrition, consider a berry bush. Berry bushes are perfect for small and large gardens alike.
Berry bushes provide great snacks and visual texture for your garden. Berries can be used for jams, jellies, ice cream toppings, and many other edible options. If you are not interested in eating all of the berries at once, berries freeze well and can be stored for later use.
Berry bushes are also inexpensive and variable. If you are looking for a great addition to your garden there are many different berry bushes to choose from. Berry bushes last for years and continue to produce year after year. You will quickly make back what you spent (and then some) on the bushes in berries.
- Food – Berry bushes can provide you and your family with some great snacking options. Fresh berries are a great addition to your diet. A handful of deliciously sweet berries is better than candy any day.
- Appeal – Berry bushes are pretty and can add extra color and texture to your garden.
- Critters – Berries can attract animals that are looking to find food. If you want to keep your berries safe you may need to take measures to keep animals out of your space and out of your bushes.
- Care and maintenance – Some berry bushes need to be pruned on a regular basis to maximize production. Each berry bush is different so it will take some research to perfect the proper care routine for your bushes.
Berry bushes are fairly inexpensive. Depending on which kinds of berries you choose you can expect to spend between $3 and $18 per bush.
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With a few lines of berry bushes you can produce enough berries to snack on for a good long time. You will be able to make plenty of berry pies and smoothies.
Here is a berry bush that provides this space with lovely color. Berry bushes can really bring an interesting contrast and texture to your garden, all while producing tasty berries.
Berry bushes blend well into your overall garden. They fit in well with other plants and blend in with your landscaping.
The leaves and texture on berry bushes vary. Some have soft colors and rough textures while others have deep rich colors and smooth and waxy textures. The look of the plant as well as the kind of berry are things to consider when choosing a berry bush.
Thick patches of berry bushes are fantastic for design. They work just as well as many other bushes for garden purposes with the added benefit of edible bounty.
Some berry bushes produce a large quantity of berries. You will find yourself with more berries than you know what to do with in no time. Because berries freeze well you can save quite a few for later.
Berry bushes work very well with many other types of plants. Berry bushes are perfect for adding diversity and depth to a large and lush garden.
If you let berry bushes and vines grow wild against aged and rugged stonework you can have an amazing berry patch with a rustic and old fashioned feel.
With large and lush berry bushes planted in your space you can have a lively and full space that produces plenty of nutritious snacks.
Here is a fantastic berry bush with an appealing and interesting shape and texture. This kind of bush is sure to increase your yard’s appeal.
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