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Strawberry 'Albion'

Fragaria x ananassa

'Albion' is a Strawberry variety in the Strawberry genus with a scientific name of Fragaria x ananassa. 'Albion' is considered a hybrid cultivar. This variety is a Fruit that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Albion is known for growing to a height of approximately 20.0 cm (that's 7.8 inches in imperial).

Albion 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 'Albion'

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Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water often. Keep in mind when planting that Albion is thought of as hardy, so this plant will grow or become dormant during the winter. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Albion are Zone 3 and Zone 10. Ideally plant in loamy soil and try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 5.5 and 7.5 as Albion likes to be in weakly acidic soil to weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Albion from seed

Sow at a depth of approx. 0.0 inches (0.0 cm) and aim for a distance of at least 11.7 inches (30.0 cm) between Strawberry plants. Soil temperature should be kept higher than 20°C / 68°F to ensure good germination.

Transplanting Albion

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Albion is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Albion

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