Mock strawberry grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Duchesnea also known as Duchesnea indica or False strawberry, Mock strawberry plant perennial deciduous plant used as ornamental plant and as groundcover plant, grow in temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-10.
Leaves divided for 3 lobes the edges serrated,
Flower color yellow or white, the flower have five petal the stamens yellow.
Mock strawberry fruits
Fruit edible color red, the shape like round Strawberry, the size of the fruit 1-2.5 cm and the flavor not good.
Mock strawberry for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Mock 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 to autumn Planting season: Slugs Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Winter How to prune: Dead leaves 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 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 Spring / Summer / Autumn Bloom season: General information about the flower Yellow or white flower with five petal the stamens yellow : Pollination is done by: Bees Edible Fruits Fruit harvest season: Summer to autumn Fruits pests or diseases: Birds, slugs What can be done with big quantities of Mock strawberry fruits? Eat raw, jams, juice, cakes (the fruits are not good) Work requirements on the fruit: Prevent the fruit touch the grounds Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Summer flowers Edible Parts Culinary uses Flower colors White flower Yellow flower Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Summer Harvest Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant 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 Ornamental 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