Strawberry 'Florence' (6 pack)
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Strawberry 'Florence' is a delectable and juicy garden delight that offers a burst of sweetness with every bite. This strawberry variety boasts vibrant red berries that are known for their exceptional flavor and aroma. 'Florence' strawberries are versatile, perfect for enjoying fresh, making preserves, or adding a delectable touch to desserts. With its reliable productivity and rich taste, 'Florence' strawberries are a must-have addition to edible gardens and containers, infusing the space with a mouthwatering treat.
Why We Like It:
- Superior Flavor: Strawberry 'Florence' is celebrated for its deliciously sweet and aromatic berries, making it a favorite among strawberry enthusiasts.
- Versatile Uses: These strawberries are perfect for savoring fresh, turning into homemade jams, or adding a delectable touch to a variety of culinary creations.
- Abundant Harvest: 'Florence' strawberries are known for their consistent and generous yields, ensuring a bountiful harvest throughout the growing season.
What to Know:
- Sun and Soil: Plant in a location with full sun to ensure optimal berry production, and provide well-draining, nutrient-rich soil.
- Planting: Space strawberry plants according to their growth habit, allowing room for spreading and proper airflow.
- Watering: Keep the soil consistently moist, especially during the flowering and fruiting stages. Mulching helps retain moisture and suppress weeds.
- Feeding: Regularly feed strawberry plants with a balanced fertilizer to support healthy growth and fruit production.
- Runner Control: 'Florence' strawberries can produce runners. Trim or redirect runners as needed to manage plant growth and ensure vigorous berry production.
Berry Color and Harvest:
- Strawberry 'Florence' produces luscious red berries with a glossy sheen, ready for harvest in late spring to early summer.
Plant Height and Spread:
- Strawberry 'Florence' typically forms low mounds, with a height of approximately 15-30 cm (6-12 inches) and a spread of about 30-45 cm (12-18 inches), creating a compact and fruitful display that enhances the garden and brings a delightful sweetness to your palate.