Strawberry Sticks

Chenopodium foliosum

Family: Amaranthaceae
Genus: Chenopodium (ken-oh-POH-dee-um) (Info)
Species: foliosum (fo-lee-OH-sum) (Info)

Category:

Annuals

Herbs

Foliage Color:

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Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

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Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

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Seed Collecting:

Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Cottage Grove, Oregon

Marysville, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Feb 13, 2018, spoonlegs from Cottage Grove, OR (Zone 8a) wrote:

I know this plant as Strawberry Spinach, or Beetberry. The berries are sweet, watery, & seedy, without much flavor other than sweet, but I kinda like them anyway. Kinda like a white mulberry in that way.

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