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Strawberries!

DeLand, FL(Zone 9b)

Harvested two strawberries today! I'm so excited because I've never had the success growing an edible garden until recently. Can't wait for more. How many other flowers/unripe berries can you count?

Erin

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Gainesville, FL(Zone 9a)

Had my first strawberries of the new season last week. Boy were they yummy.

DeLand, FL(Zone 9b)

Yep! This was kind of a test with my tower. I wasn't sure how it was going to work. Now I'm wishing we had gotten my plants! Live and learn.

Gainesville, FL(Zone 9a)

I love to go pick the berries. Problem with that is, there is always the next plant with big juicy red berries, and its hard to stop. Thats not so much a problem at the field, but makes for a nervous breakdown when you get home and have to do something with all of them....and fast.

DeLand, FL(Zone 9b)

Well, around here that wouldn't be a problem. I have four hungry little mouths and one hungry husband on hand!

Gainesville, FL(Zone 9a)

The problem with picking berries is, I go for the really ripe ones, and they only last about a day, two at the most. Ive been know to fill the trunk and back seat. That alot of hulling and jam or jelly making or freezing, in a very short time. No grocery store strawberry can come close, lets face it, the best ones are not really shippable.

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