Fragaria x ananassa 'Tristar'Item #6834 USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9
This popular everbearing variety yields a consistent crop of firm, sweetly aromatic, large glossy red berries with excellent flavor. Tristar is day neutral and will bear fruit from summer to fall. Semi-evergreen.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:fra-GAY-ri-a a-NAN-ass-uhPlant type:PerennialDeciduous/evergreen:Semi-evergreenGrowth habit:SpreadingGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Reaches 12 in. tall, spreading 12 to 24 in. wide.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:SpringFlower color:WhiteFlower attributesShowy FlowersGarden styleCottageCompanion PlantsRosemary (Rosmarinus); Lavender (Lavandula); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Salvia (Salvia); Yarrow (Achillea)
- CareCare InformationProvide fertile, evenly moist, well-drained soil. Plant the crown at soil level. After harvesting, remove old leaves with hand shears. Leave the crown and new leaves untouched, to allow sunlight into the center of the plant.Light Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often during growing season.