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The homeland of blueberries (Vaccinium corymbosum L.), is North America. The Indians believed that bilberry was sent to them by the Great Spirit and surrounded me respect. Today, bilberry conquers the world for its health properties. Each fruit is almost an inch pharmacy: vitamins C, A, B1, B2, PP and mineral salts.In addition, blueberries have a protective effect against cancer, heart disease, strokes. Exhibit inhibitory effects on aging processes, are a source of folic acid needed for proper fetal development. It was noted the link between regular consumption of blueberries and improve eyesight, fruits are recommended for those who work long at the computer.Blueberry is suitable for dairy, frozen food to fruit salads. Her taste perfectly underlines the vanilla and lemon juice. The blueberry has a long life, bears fruit annually for 20 years and more. Yield in the sixth year after planting is at least 5 kg. from one plant. In the second year after planting can be from one bush to collect 0.5 kg. fruit.Highbush blueberry plants are self-pollinating, but pollination with pollen from another variety increases the yield of fruit, so it is preferred to plant two different varieties.

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