These are small â€˜blueâ€™ berries which grow on a low bushes in cool climates, including Canberra.
Selection, Storage and Availabilty
Purchase firm, plump berries. The white â€˜dustyâ€™ covering is natural and is called a â€˜bloomâ€™. Store up to a week in the fridge. Blueberries are available all year round.
Delicious with most desserts, cheese plates or on their own.
Blueberries are high in vitamin A, C, & E, potassium, folate, manganese, copper, iron, zinc, dietary fibre and anti-oxidants.