Strawberries

Strawberries are by far the most popular soft fruit for grow your own at home. They don't need a lot of room and if planted in August they will bear fruit the following June or July.

Strawberries need to be grown in a open and sunny site in a humus-rich soil which is well-drained.

Strawberries are available bare-root from November to March.


Strawberry 'Elsanta'

Strawberry 'Elsanta'

Large sized orange red fruits are borne in profusion from mid-June to mid-July. The quality of fruit is excellent, of good flavour and size and stores well. Mildew resistant.

 

1 x Strawberry Plant in 9cm pot £1.20 each

10 x Strawberry Plants in 9cm pots £11.00


Strawberry 'Honeoye'

Strawberry 'Honeoye'

Medium-sized bright red fruits are borne in profusion from early-June to late-June. The red flesh is firm and has an excellent flavour. Botrytis resistant.

 

1 x Strawberry Plant in 9cm pot £1.20 each

10 x Strawberry Plants in 9cm pots £11.00


Strawberry 'Symphony'

Large bright, glossy fruits with well coloured flesh are borne from mid-July. A vigorous grower and has good resistance to powdery mildew. Supermarket quality fruits with excellent flavour.

 

1 x Strawberry Plant in 9cm pot £1.20 each

10 x Strawberry Plants in 9cm pots £11.00