Strawberry Collection

The best collection of strawberry plants for tasty strawberries from May until July. These are the absolute best for taste and performance and with just a few pots you can get a bumper harvest. More
18 bare roots, for autumn planting 400052-18 £16.95 Delivery late September
When in stock, please allow up to 2 weeks for delivery.
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Strawberries are easy to grow in a variety of situations, and home-grown always seem to have the best flavour. These will fruit this year, and for many years after that.

This collection contains 6 bare roots each of:
  • Strawberry 'Cambridge Favourite' – a very reliable mid-season strawberry with lovely flavour. The best strawberry for jams. It is a reliable cropper on all types of soil.
  • Strawberry 'Honeoye' – a very early variety with excellent flavour, sweet with a sharp edge. It is heavy cropping, with excellent disease resistance.
  • Strawberry 'Florence' – a delicious strawberry with dark-red berries and good disease resistance. Described as 'the Bordeaux of strawberries with a deep, rounded bouquet'.
Genus Fragaria x ananassa
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Strawberry
Soil Type Fertile
Site Full Sun, Shelter
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 15cm (6in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant out in spring or autumn
Care Tips You can bring forward the cropping season by growing them in a greenhouse. Water regularly and weed. Protect from slugs and snails by spreading straw around each plant, and cover with netting to protect from birds. Find more tips on how to grow strawberries.
Flowering mid July - October
Storing These will keep in the fridge for a couple of days, or are delicious turned into jam or compote with rhubarb.
Harvesting July - October
Cooking Notes These are beautiful fresh on porridge at breakfast, or with greek yogurt for a simple dessert. Or try Sarah's Strawberry and basil ice cream drizzled with basil oil.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Plant Delivery - When in stock, please allow up to 2 weeks for delivery.

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