The Strawberry Lemonade was also hugely popular. Today you will learn how to grow Strawberries from seeds. You will be able to propagate your Strawberries from a store-bought punnet in the first instance.
Health Benefits of Strawberries
via Dr. Axe
Before we share the video tutorial with you, we thought you might like to know the many health benefits that Strawberries contain.
This infographic from Dr.Axe outlines the major ones. This includes being rich in anti-oxidants, high in Manganese and aiding in detoxification. They are also great cancer fighters and protectors against heart disease.
How To Grow Strawberries From Seed Video
by Lee Gardener, Project Diaries
Lee is the talented Creator behind Project Diaries and he is very thorough with his instructions.
We all loved his Growing Container Garlic Video and we’re excited to learn how to grow Strawberries. Click Play above to view now ^
Key Points Of Lee’s Video Tutorial
Lee harvested about 50 seeds from his Strawberry. He dried the seeds out using absorbent paper, removed excess skin with a spoon and then planted them in compost.
After 2 weeks, the seedlings start popping up through the soil. At the end of 4 weeks, the leaves are visible.
At the 7 week mark, Lee re-potted the larger of the plants. He left the weaker seedlings in the existing container to continue growing.
Lee propagated 12 healthy plants. He also mentioned the importance of not overwatering as you can end up with root rot.