Larry Williams, UF/IFAS Extension Agent for Okaloosa County, offers lawn and garden advice specific to Northwest Florida.
689-5850 or 729-1400, Ext. 5850
Just because you have only a little space doesn’t mean you can’t grow fruits successfully. For high yields you do need a spot that gets direct sun for at least half of the day. However, an area only ten feet square can support a gratifying amount of fruit production.
Some of the best small fruit choices for small areas are rabbiteye blueberries, strawberries, blackberries and muscadine grapes.
Blueberries require a soil pH below 5.5, so take a soil sample to find out