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Sweet Child Strawberries are famous plants for their fruits. This plant is easy to grow in pots making it a fun addition to your house gardens.
The sweet Charlie strawberry plant is a common domestic fruit-bearing plant. The sweet fruit is quite popular and is a delight to eat freshly from the plant. The plant is easy to grow, firm and can withstand gentle shipping. Gardeners will find this plant to as a charming addition to their garden.
Strawberry plants should not be allowed to bear fruit during the first year so that it can concentrate its energy on the development of roots.
The plants should be watered meticulously when they bear flower and again when plants are mature. Mulch should be applied about 4 inches deep into the soil. The mulch should be removed during the spring season. The plant should be protected against birds.
The Sweet Charlie strawberry plants flourish under full sunlight. They should be brought indoors during the cold
months to protect them from the frost. The ideal temperature for growth is 15 degrees Celsius.
The plants should be watered well throughout the growing season. The requirement of water is higher during the fruit-bearing season. Watering should be done so that the top 1 inch of the soil must be moist.
These plants prefer a soil with good drainage capacities. The soil must be slightly acidic (pH 5.5-6.8)
Any organic fertilizer can be used.
These plants produce small white flowers and are generally hermaphroditic. The leaves of the plant are dark green, slightly cupped and semi-glossy. As mentioned earlier, the plant should not be allowed to bear fruit in the first year of growth. The yields will be higher from the second year.
The most common diseases that attack the plant are Leaf blight and fruit rot. The plant is resistant to root rot, two-spotted spider mites, and powdery mildew.
The Sweet Charlie strawberry plants bear strawberries which can be used in making jams and jellies or can be eaten directly. Strawberries also have medicinal properties. They are said to help in curing hypertension, inflammation, cancer, cardiovascular diseases and cholesterol.