Windy Blueberries This page first published: May 22, 2005 · Updated: Jun 18, 2018 · by CooksInfo. Copyright © 2021 · This post may contain affiliate links · This blog generates income via ads · Windy are firm, small-sized berries. The upright bush needs 300 hours of cold weather during the winter. Windy blueberries can be mechanically harvested. History Notes Windy blueberries were developed by a Dr Paul Magnus Lyrene of the Horticultural Sciences Department, University of Florida (USA), and were released in 1991.