Planting, Growing and Maintaining Strawberries

Strawberries are well suited for any home garden. They are hardy, easy to grow and produce a good crop with moderate effort. Early spring is one of the best times to plant strawberries in Iowa and knowing when to plant and how to grow and maintain the strawberries is key to producing a successful crop.  See the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Yard & Garden news release from March 23, 2016 for tips and suggestions on planting, growing and maintaining strawberries in Iowa.


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