The Garden Community for Garden Lovers
 
linzins

By Linzins

United Kingdom Gb

what do you do with strawberry plants in the winter?




Answers

 

My job for the weekend is to loosen the soil around them gently and add a little compost, then just pack straw around them to protect the main parts from the cold and wind.

20 Oct, 2011

 

Nothing, they're hardy, I thought!

20 Oct, 2011

 

Well they survive our weather Beattie so they must be.

20 Oct, 2011

 

If they're OK where you are MG, they're hardy!

20 Oct, 2011

 

Yup!

20 Oct, 2011

 

I like my Strawberry's, so they get good treatment over winter!

20 Oct, 2011

 

mine get left if they survive good , if not tough.
in fact they all came through last winter.

20 Oct, 2011

 

Strawberry plants do not need feeding at this time of year... in fact they never need feeding as you only use the plant for 2 or 3 years and replace with runners... We've got the reverse challenge the alpine strawberries galumph everywhere!

20 Oct, 2011

How do I say thanks?

Answer question

Related photos

  • Strawberry
    Irish
  • French Lavender and Strawberries (Lavandula stoechas (French lavender))
    Janey
  • Fragaria x ananassa 'Variegata' (Fragaria x ananassa)
    Spritzhenry
  • strawberries
    Irish

Related blogs

 


Related questions

Not found an answer?