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Strawberry 'Tristan'   

Fragaria x ananassa

Tristan is a variety of Strawberry which is a member of the Strawberry family. Its botanical name is Fragaria x ananassa 'Tristan'. 'Tristan' is considered a hybrid cultivar. Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to   Cerise red. The mature flowers take a Single form. Its fruits normally ripen as a colour very similar to   Red.

Plants produce very few runners.

This variety is a Fruit that typically grows as an Biennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of two years. Tristan is known for growing to a height of approximately 20.0 cm (that's 7.8 inches in imperial).

Tristan Strawberry is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

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How to grow Strawberry 'Tristan'

  • Full Sun

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  • High

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water often. Tristan is generally regarded as a hardy plant, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Tristan are Zone 3 and Zone 10. Tristan needs a loamy soil with a ph of 5.0 to 7.5 (moderately acidic soil to weakly alkaline soil).

Growing Tristan from seed

Requires light to germinate. 65F

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 11.7 inches (30.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.0 inches (0.0 cm). For optimal germination, soil temperature should be a minimum of 20°C / 68°F.

Transplanting Tristan

Tristan is hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Tristan

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