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Fragaria vesca subsp. vesca

Common Name(s): Woodland strawberry
Family: Rosaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 180 to 270 (days)
Abs.Max=82° (F)    Opt.Max=68° (F)
Opt.Min=54° (F)    Abs.Min=41° (F)
Precipitation: 28 to 59 (in.)
Winter Minimum: -29° (F)
Soil pH: 4.5 to 7.5
Soil Texture/Type: Sandy, loamy soils
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response: Long day
Light Intensity: Clear to cloudy
Adaptable to many soil and climatic conditions. Mainly in cool, temperate climates.
Phytothora, Sclerotinia, Anthrachose, Rust, Rhizoctonia, Cercospora, Powdery Mildew
Food - fruit


Geographical Origin:
Asia Temp, Europe
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