White Strawberry Seeds

White Strawberry Seeds

These white strawberries are non-GMO and non-Hybrid. White soul strawberry seeds will grow true to the plant. The plant produces large crops of white coloured strawberries. It is an everbearing plant, so it will produce 3 crops per season. This variety does not produce any runners just as most alpine varieties do not. The berries taste very sweet and have a slight pineapple flavour. It’s a very unique berry to add to your garden, and it is quite easy to grow from seed and to maintain the plants. All of the wild strawberry plants tend to be very hardy and require very little maintenance if any.

Plant Description:
White Soul Strawberry
Fragaria Vesca ‘White Soul’
Perennial: Hardy in zones 5 to 8
Time to sow: Spring to early summer, fall
Light conditions: Full sun to partial shade
Uses: Culinary, Medicinal, Tea

How to Grow White Soul Strawberries From Seed

It is a perennial plant and is hardy in zones 5 to 8. They can survive rather harsh winter. Strawberries require full sun for maximum strawberry production. Although the will grow in shade it can stunt the berry production; It’s recommended the plants have at least 8 hours of sun. Strawberries Prefer moist, fertile, well-drained soil with a pH of 6 to 6.5 (slightly acidic). Strawberry seeds are small, so just surface sow them and keep them moist at all times and don’t let them dry out. If starting the seeds outdoors you can lightly cover them with soil.

The best time to sow is in the spring outdoors, or any time indoors and then transplant the seedlings outside after they have at least two sets of leaves. For best germination results start the seeds indoors with sterilized garden soil; black earth/peat moss mixture. Keep soil moist at all times but never soggy. Transplant outside after risk of frost. Germination can take from 2 to 4 weeks.

Related Books:
The Berry Grower’s Companion.