Pack of 9 Strawberry Plant Runners for mid-January. (We despatch plants Mon - Wed only)
Strawberry Elsanta is an excellent mid-season strawberry, producing lots of orange-red fruit that have a good shelf life. A good choice for the home grower as the strawberries have a delicious taste and are usually produced from mid-June to mid-July. Cropping times will be earlier if grown in a greenhouse.
Strawberries are hardy plants that require a sunny posiiton to ripen the fruits. They are fast growing and can be grown in almost any soil. They are also popular in hanging baskets and containers. Strawberry plants will give good crops for 3 or 4 years after which they should be replaced.
How are these plants supplied?
These strawberry plants are supplied as bare root runners and should be planted or potted on arrival. On delivery pot on into a minimum of a 9cm pot then grow on until they are considered large enough for planting in their final position. Instructions will be sent with your order.
Later deliveries may be available as fully grown potted plants.
Your strawberry bed should have good drainage and be well tilled with rich organic matter such as manure or compost to give your strawberry plants a good start. Keep your plants well watered until they are established (but don't overdo). Can also be planted in tubs, containers and hanging baskets.
When are Strawberries available?