Posts Tagged ‘strawberries’

Pick Strawberries Near You!

Friday, May 20th, 2016
Today is Pick Strawberries Day! Have you and your family been out to pick these delicious berries right off the plant yet this spring? There's something wonderful about fresh strawberries eaten straight from the plant.  With each bite, one can taste the careful care taken to produce the delicious red fruit. (more…)

October Strawberries

Monday, October 21st, 2013
I have strawberries in October, but I don’t have any pumpkins! To me that is perplexing! I have always considered fresh strawberries a spring treat, but this year, with the addition of a day-neutral strawberry variety, we are eating fresh strawberries in October. They are sweet, juicy extra special fall treat. (more…)

Planting Strawberries

Monday, April 18th, 2011
Strawberries are my favorite fruit and so much fun for little ones to pick. We transformed one of our vegetable garden beds into a strawberry bed. I am loosing an entire vegetable bed to strawberries, but I feel that the little red fruit, packed with vitamin C, is well worth the sacrifice. Strawberries are perennials and with proper maintenance they will bless my family with nutritious fruit summer after summer. (more…)