emilyb's Strawberry 'Elsanta' x 6 Under Attack
Bought from B&Q and planted in a Wilko strawberry grow bag. This is taken into the greenhouse at night to protect from frosts.
emilyb's Strawberry 'Elsanta' Care Instructions
Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 11.7 inches (30.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.0 inches (0.0 cm) if planning to sow direct.
Strawberry 'Elsanta' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 20.0 cm [imperial: 7.8 inches] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Strawberry 'Elsanta' likes a position of full sun light, which is a perfect fit for your garden.
Remember to water often.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (8a) is within the ideal range for Strawberry 'Elsanta'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 10.
Strawberry 'Elsanta' requires a soil ph of 5.5 - 7.5 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.
More information about Strawberry 'Elsanta' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Strawberry 'Elsanta' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
07 Jul 2012
Under Attack day 98
30 Jun 2012
Harvesting day 91
2 bowlsful from the strawberry planter so far :-)
1.0 x bowl
25 Jun 2012
Harvesting day 86
The first crop in time for the start of Wimbledon :-D
1.0 x bowl
04 Jun 2012
Fruiting day 65
27 May 2012
Flowering day 57
14 Apr 2012
Flowering day 14
31 Mar 2012
Transplanted day 0