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Monday, June 10, 2013





I'm obsessed with strawberries. They're my favorite fruit, hands down (some years, they have a little competition from raspberries, but usually the strawberries win every face-off). My own little strawberry plantation will have fruit ready to eat soon, I hope- I've planted strawberries around all my herbs, they adapt well to different environments and adjust their space requirements to the space available.

I've got seven different varieties of strawberries- large ones, especially fragrant ones, special ones intended for jam, wild ones, ones that are supposed to taste of a mix of strawberries and pineapple, ones that are supposed to taste more like raspberries, and several plants of the especially hardy variety that will bear fruit until October.

Soon, soon I will get to taste them all. Until then, have some pics.

(in case it wasn't clear, I'm so much better today. Thanks for all your well-wishes on my last post, I know I just need to be patient with myself. Problem is, that's still something I'm trying to learn- I'm a perfectionist.)
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JLWOF1 6/13/2013 8:35AM

    Wow, they look wonderful! Can't wait to hear how the pineapple ones taste! Please keep us informed!

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MNABOY 6/11/2013 1:09AM

    AR has had good strawberries but your's look very inviting.

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LAILATN 6/10/2013 2:01PM

    Very exciting - it's so much fun to see the things you plant grow - and to be able to taste the bounty! I love strawberries too, and this is the first year we've planted some. We've eaten two so far. Some other critter (a squirrel?) has also eaten a couple, though!

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JAMBABY0 6/10/2013 1:18PM

    yum! We planted some 2 years ago, last year we got two strawberries from them this year we got lots! Enjoy

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DEIDRESH 6/10/2013 1:17PM

    Glad you are feeling better today. And so jealous of your strawberries, they are one of my faves as well.

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