Fragaria chiloensis grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Fragaria also known as Beach strawberry or Coastal strawberry, Fragaria chiloensis perennial evergreen plant, mostly used as ornamental plant, grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-10.
Leaves grow on stems the leaf divided for 3 lobes the edges serrated.
Flower color white or pink, the flower have five petal the stamens yellow.
Fragaria chiloensis fruits
Fruit are red with cone shape sometime can be in heart shape, the size of the fruit 2-4 cm.
Fragaria chiloensis for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Fragaria chiloensis growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction? Yes Difficulties or problems when growing: ? Autumn – frost free area / Spring – temperate climate Planting season: Slugs Pests and diseases: After the fruit season Pruning season: How to prune: Dead leaves 5-20 cm, 2-8 inches Size of the plant? Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Autumn, winter – frost free area / Spring, summer – temperate climate Bloom season: General information about the flower Pink or white flower with five petal the stamens yellow Pollination is done by: Bees Edible Fruits Fruit harvest season: Winter-spring – frost free area / Spring, summer – temperate climate Fruits pests or diseases: Birds, slugs What can be done with big quantities of Fragaria chiloensis fruits? Eat raw, jams, juice, cakes Work requirements on the fruit: Prevent the fruit touch the grounds 4-6 month How long does it take to bear fruit?
Scientific name: Fragaria chiloensis Categories
Blooming Seasons Autumn flowers Spring flowers Summer flowers Winter flowers Edible Parts Culinary uses Dried fruit Eaten raw Fruit Ice pop & Ice cream plants Jams Juice Flower colors Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Spring Harvest Summer Harvest Winter harvest Plant growing speed Average growing plants Fast growing plants Plant life-form Evergreen Herbaceous Leaf plant Perennial plant Plant Uses Edible plants Ground cover plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Big amount of water Regularly water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9