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If you want to grow a strawberry that is a good all-rounder with delicious flavour, bright red berries, good growth and a long harvesting period, then let us tempt you with Strawberry Temptation!
If you want to grow a strawberry that is a good all-rounder with delicious flavour, bright red berries, good growth and a long harvesting period, then let us tempt you with Strawberry Temptation!The medium sized fruits are borne on compact but vigorous growth and are excellent for hanging baskets, flower bags, pots and grow bags, as well as in the open ground. These strawberry plants are classed as everbearing which means that once they start to fruit, they will continue to produce fruit from early summer until autumn.
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Brand: Brookside NurserySupplied as: Tray of 40 Plug PlantsHabit: Bushy,compact and semi trailingEventual Height: 20cm (7")Position: Full SunPrimary Flower Colour: WhiteSuitable for Hanging Baskets? YesSuitable for Patio Containers? YesScented? Not ScentedPlant Type: Hardy PerennialBotanical name: Fragaria x ananassa
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The most economical way to purchase your plants. Securely rooted, strong plants in mini-plugs of compost. Will need to be transplanted and grown on before planting out ready to flower. Tender varieties will need protecting from frost. Compost volume around 2.6cm deep x 1.8cm square. Foliage height 1.5cm-5cm (depending on variety). Full growing instructions are provided.
Strawberry Specific Advice
To protect plants during the winter months, apply a covering of straw or leaves and remove once spring growth appears.Aim to replace strawberry plants every three years as their crops reduce over the seasons.
General Growing Advice
Using a good quality multi-purpose compost, pot up your plugs into 10cm pots. Once your Begonia plug plants have been potted on and labelled, water them in well and grow on for around 5-6 weeks. Water once the compost starts to dry out but remember, Begonias generally will not thrive if overwatered, so it’s worth keeping an eye on them.
If preferred you can pot on the plugs into hanging baskets, flower bags or pots. Add a slow release plant food like Miracle-Gro Slow Release All Purpose Plant Food to your compost which will give extra nutrients for strong and healthy plant growth.
Keep plants frost free until mid/late May and then harden off before being placed in their final positions when the risk of frost has passed in your area.
Water as necessary giving a liquid feed such as Neudorff Organic Plant Feed as instructed throughout the growing season.
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