Delight in showy, deep pink blossoms and small, sweet strawberries all summer long. This compact strawberry plant adds beauty to containers, raised beds and hanging baskets—and butterflies and pollinators will love it. Fragaria ananassa 'Tristan' More and more gardeners are including strawberry plants in their edible garden and containers. They're a fun choice to use as a center piece on a picnic table or patio table. Guests can delight in Tristan's showy, pink blooms and enjoy sweet, tasty strawberries.
Fragaria ananassa 'Tristan'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Spread:20 - 25 inches
Spacing:20 - 25 inches
Flowering Date:Early summer to fall
Planting Instructions:Set with crowns just below soil level, firm well and water in thoroughly
Winter Care:A light mulch around the crowns, remove in early spring before growth starts
Growth Rate:Fast once established
Flower Form:Bright magenta pink blossoms with a diameter of 1", in clusters; flower looks like a small wild rose
Foliage Type:Dark green, lobed with serrated edges.