Strawberry
Fragaria x ananassa
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines During summer the soil should be kept very moist, while during winter it should be kept moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Mist every 3 days during summer
Light preferences Prefers full sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm summer (average around 20 °C) and very cold winter (average under 10 °C) climates.
pH range 6.1 - 6.5
Acidity preference loves acidic conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate humid temperate

Photo

Names

Family Rosaceae
Other scientific names Fragaria × magna

Characteristics

Growth form vine - climbing plant
Hardiness USDA 3 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -40°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • white
  • purple
  • pink
  • pale pink
Leaf color
  • green
Fruit color
  • red