For 2019 I am adding strawberry plants to the garden. I started with strawberries in 2018 with some alpine strawberry plants that my best friend Tina gave me, but those were quickly overrun by weeds. This year I’ve selected a better spot: they will go in a raised bed with my rose bushes.
Strawberry Varieties I am Growing
British everbearing variety. Compact plants, does not readily set runners.
Seed started March 16, 2019 on heat mats.
Ozark Beauty Strawberry. Purchased 2019 as an impulse purchase from Marcs. Their source: Degroot (Plant Nursery in Coloma, Michigan).
“Growing Strawberries”, Strawberry Plants.org, Last updated: January 21, 2019
“Here’s the scoop on growing berries in Ohio”, by Katie Woods, https://www.farmanddairy.com/ July 22, 2015,