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Whether you've got a large garden or only space for pots, you can still grow strawberries! Many of our varieties can be grown in containers or Stackapots and Flower Pouches™ and are well-suited to hanging baskets and Patio Planters. Read our 'How to grow strawberries' guide for more information on the best types of strawberry for you.
Strawberry 'Elegance' (Mid Season)
Fragaria x ananassa
A fabulous garden variety producing enormous, tasty strawberries that are up to 30% bigger than the supermarket standard, with a high percentage of Class 1 fruits. Strawberry ‘Elegance’ has good tolerance to powdery mildew and verticillium wilt, and tolerates most soils and situations. This magnificent strawberry is easy to grow for a delicious mid season crop in June and July.
Strawberry ‘Elegance’ is well suited to growing in containers for a space saving crop on the patio. Cropping periods can also be brought forward or extended if you are growing them in a greenhouse or polytunnel. Height: 20cm (8”). Spread: 30cm (12”).
Estimated time to cropping once planted: 4-8 months.
Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.More info
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