Plant Care Garden Strawberry

Garden Strawberry

Also known as

Fragaria ananassa, Fragaria ananassa ananassa, Fragaria ananassa cuneifolia, Fragaria ananassae, Fragaria bathonica, Fragaria carolinensis, Fragaria caroliniana, Fragaria caroliniensis, Fragaria chiloensis ananassa, Fragaria chiloensis carolinensis, Fragaria chiloensis tincta, Fragaria cultorum, Fragaria grandiflora, Fragaria latiuscula, Fragaria suchiana, Fragaria vesca ananas, Fragaria vesca ananassa and Fragaria xananassa


Fragaria ananassa

How to care for Garden Strawberry


How often to water your Garden Strawberry

Water needs for Garden Strawberry
0.5 cups
every 9

Garden Strawberry needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Garden Strawberry

Water 0.5 cups every

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Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Garden Strawberry in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Garden Strawberry: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Garden Strawberry love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Garden Strawberry does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Garden Strawberry in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Garden Strawberry

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Garden Strawberry: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Garden Strawberry after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Garden Strawberry

Garden Strawberry

Garden Strawberry

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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