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Unraveling Strawberry Genetics

The strawberry, although a common sight in markets throughout the world, is an unusual fruit. For one thing, it’s not even a true berry. The red part of the plant … Continue reading

September 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Frenzy for Wild Strawberries

“Everything is about bigger, better, faster,” says Michael Wellik, owner of The Strawberry Store and The Strawberry Seed Store, online shops that sell wild strawberry plants and seeds to homeowners, … Continue reading

August 14, 2014 · 3 Comments