Strawberries flourish in raised beds with well draining soil. They do best when planted 20 inches apart to give adequate space for sprawling. They serve a wide variety of recipes from salads to desserts!
Exposure: Full to Part Sun
Size: Everbearing and June bearing variety
When to Plant: April-May
– Used as a symbol for Venus, the Goddess of Love, for it’s shape and color.
– Native to North and South America.
– Name came from how it is cultivated. Straw was used as the mulch in order to keep the berries clean, hence Strawberry.