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Honeoye Junebearing Strawberry Plant
Honeoye June-bearing Strawberry Plant
Consistently bears heavy yields of large, beautiful, crimson fruit. Rich color carries over into jam and wine. Disease resistant and easy to grow. Self-pollinating. Zones 3-8.
Botanical Name: Fragaria ananassa 'Honeoye'
Height: 8 - 10 inches.
Spacing: 12 - 24 inches.
Depth: Set with crowns just below the soil level.
Spread: 8 - 12 inches.
Light Required: Full Sun
Yield: Approximately 1 - 3 pints.
Color: Pure white
Size: 10, No.1, 1 -Yr. Plants
Blooms: Early Summer, Mid Summer, Late Summer, All Summer, Fall
Fruit: Large, conic, symmetrical, bright red fruit, glossy.
Flower Form: Five-petaled, white blossoms with yellow centers.
Soil Requirements: Moist, well-drained, slightly acidic, sandy loam soil.
Growth Rate: Fast once established
Pruning: Pinch off flowers in first year.
Foliage: Dark green, lobed with serrated edges.
Comments: As with many strawberries, this variety is susceptible to leaf spots, roots, and fruit rot.