Alpine strawberry growing herbaceous of the genus Fragaria also known as Wild Strawberry, Fragaria vesca or Woodland strawberry, Alpine strawberry plant perennial deciduous plant, grow in temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-10.
Leaves divided for 3 lobes the edges serrated, flower color white, the flower have five petal the stamens yellow.
Alpine strawberry fruits
Fruit color mostly red but can be yellow or white, the shape cone to heart, the size of the fruit 1-2.5 cm.
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Requirements for Alpine strawberry growing and care:
Mulch, moist, chilling hours
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, but it’s hard to start from seeds
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Attract a lot of pest
Spring or autumn
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Size of the plant?
5-10 cm, 2-4 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing, medium growing
Average amount of water / Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Half Shade / Full Shade (with light)
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower:
White flower with five petal the stamens yellow
Pollination is done by:
Fruit harvest season:
Summer to autumn (in cold climate) / Autumn to winter (in hardiness zone 10)
Fruits pests or diseases:
What can be done with big quantities of Alpine strawberry fruits?
Eat raw, jams, juice, cakes
Work requirements on the fruit:
Prevent the fruit touch the grounds
How long does it take to bear fruit?