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4-Hers selling berry bushes

CHARLOTTE -- Mecklenburg County 4-H is taking orders for various berry plants through Oct. 31. Proceeds support Mecklenburg youth and teens attending summer camps and leadership programs. Offered in this sale are:

• Blueberries: Tifblue, Premier and Climax

• Blackberries: Ouachita and Apache

• Muscadines: Cowart and Doreen

Plants cost $8 each, or $7 for orders of 10 or more.

• Strawberries: Allstar, 25 for $10, 50 for $15, 75 for $20 and 100 for $30.

Plants may be ordered by calling the 4-H office at (704) 336-2082 or online at More detailed information on specific plant varieties is available online.