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Strawberry 'Camarosa'

Fragaria x ananassa

Camarosa is a popular variety of Strawberry, which belongs to the Strawberry genus (Fragaria x ananassa 'Camarosa').

Camarosa is an early short day cultivar with a vigorous growing habit. Produces large to very large firm fruit consistently throughout the growing season.

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. Camarosa is known for growing to a height of approximately 20.0 cm (that's 7.8 inches in imperial).

As Camarosa Strawberry is a low maintanence plant, it is great for beginner gardeners and those that like gardens that don't need much overseeing.

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How to grow Strawberry 'Camarosa'

  • Full Sun

  • High

Pinch flowers the first year to establish vigorous plants.

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water often. Keep in mind when planting that Camarosa is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Camarosa are Zone 3 and Zone 10. Ensure your soil is loamy and clay and has a ph of between 5.3 and 6.5 as Strawberry is a weakly acidic soil loving plant.

Growing Camarosa from seed

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). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 20°C / 68°F to ensure good germination.

Transplanting Camarosa

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

Harvesting Camarosa

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