Strawberry Continuity Collection 9cm (6 Pack)
Pick pounds of deliciously sweet and juicy strawberries from your own garden with this collection of three top quality, proven varieties.
Each one has been expertly selected to ensure that they will crop, one after the other, from early June right through until autumn so ensuring a plentiful supply of irresistibly juicy berries the whole summer long!? The varieties are easy to grow, proven to thrive in UK gardens and all have a wonderful taste
Delivered as 2 x each variety in 9cm pots, they are fully hardy and ready to be planted out straight away.? Grow in the garden or in large containers - a 12in pot will hold around three plants.
This Strawberry Continuity Collection contains 2 each of the following varieties:
Sweet Colossus (Fruits June)
The massive berries from this stunning new variety could be the largest strawberries ever and unlike some other 'king-sized' fruits they are simply bursting with flavour too. Sweet Colossus is a traditional June bearing strawberry so will yield most of its bountiful harvest in early summer. The conical berries are sweet and juicy and often weigh more than 40g each. You'll get plenty of them too so overall yields will be very rewarding.
Cambridge Favourite (Fruits June)
Nothing compares to eating sweet, juicy and delicious strawberries picked from your garden, and Cambridge Favourite reliably produces bumper crops of medium-sized orange-red fruits throughout June just in time for Wimbledon! Each one has a deliciously sweet flavour and if you can resist eating them fresh from the plant, they are perfect for making jams and puddings. Each plant can produce up to 400g (1lb) of strawberries this June and more in subsequent seasons.
Buddy (Everbearer, fruits July - October)
A recent introduction to everbearing strawberries, Buddy is taking the supermarket world by storm.
Producing big fruit with great taste, this is the sweetest of any everbearer to date (winning many taste-tests), hence its popularity with supermarkets.? And it is a great cropper too - commercial trials showed almost 1Kg per plant in year 2 and 3 (just over 2 pounds per plant).
Everbearing Strawberries are great for spreading strawberry fruit production out. Starting slightly later than the Wimbledon peak, they have a big yield in mid to late July, but then keep going through August - peaking again in September and continuing to crop until first frosts!
- Category: Grow Your Own/Soft Fruit
- Ideal For: Patios/small gardens/grow your own/flexibility/allotments/cooking and baking
- Flowers: April - August
- Fruit: June - October
- Position: Full Sun
- Height/Spread: 20cm x 40cm
- Hardiness: Fully Hardy
- Supplied as: 6 plants in 9cm pots, 2 each of 3 varieties:
- Sweet Colossus (Fruits June)
- Cambridge Favourite (Fruits June)
- Buddy (Everbearer, fruits July - October)
- 6 x Plants
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