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Tristan Strawberry ABZ Seeds

$5.99

Tristan Strawberry ABZ Seeds

$5.99
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V-1055.9
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Fragaria X ananassa
- Item #V-1055.9 | 10 Seeds

Whether you grow it as an edible, an ornamental, or both, you will be in awe of its large rosy-pink blooms and generous production of sweet, delicious berries all summer long. No other strawberry plant is equal to the beauty of Tristan Strawberry. Not only are these blooms an unusual color for Strawberries, they are much larger and more abundant than those found on other varietiesThe flowers begin in mid- to late spring and continue through the first weeks of summer. The berries begin immediately after the blooms, hanging down on long stems that make the perfect complement to the flowers above. Mid-sized for the strawberry family, they are nicely elongated and well-shaped. Sweet and juicy, these fruits are absolutely delicious for fresh eating as well as canning. And because Tristan is an ever bearing type, they continue freely all summer 10 Seeds  Per Package.


Vegetable Garden - Tips on Growing Strawberries from Seed

Sow seeds thinly in a fine soil less mix. Press seeds into moist mix and keep moist until plants emerge in 2-3 weeks. Keep soil temperature between 60°F (16°C) and 75°F (24°C), if possible. Transplant to plug trays or 1-1 1/2" apart in flats, then to larger pots or planters for retailing full-size plants: 1 plant/3-4" pot; 3-5 plants/8" pot. Transplant outdoors anytime, 1' apart. Tolerant to partial shade and they prefer moist soil. Days to fruit:100 days.

  • strawberry seeds, including alpine strawberries, need to be cold-treated before planting. Wrap the seeds and put them in the freezer for about a month. Let them warm up slowly.
  • Germinate strawberry seeds by placing them under a thin layer of soil and keeping them moist.
  • When the plants get their second set of true leaves, thin them out, leaving three to four inches between plants. Or, replant them into separate containers.
  • Once the plants are big enough to plant in the garden, remember to introduce them to the outdoors gradually. Start by setting them outside for a few hours in the afternoon, adding an hour or two each day.
  • Transplant your plants into your garden. Pinch off the first flowers so that your plants will develop strong roots.

 

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