Fragaria x ananassa 'Seascape'Item #6836 USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9
A cross between two popular varieties, Seascape is highly productive over a long season, yielding large, delicious berries with excellent flavor. This ever-bearing strawberry has good disease resistance and produces well in a wide range of climates. Stays semi-evergreen in frost-free areas.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:fra-GAY-ri-a a-NAN-ass-uhPlant type:PerennialDeciduous/evergreen:Semi-evergreenGrowth habit:RoundGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Quickly reaches 12 in. tall, spreading 12 to 24 in. wide.Special features:Attracts Butterflies, Bird Friendly, Edible, Fast Growing, Gift Plant, Improved Disease Resistance, Pet FriendlyFoliage color:Dark GreenBlooms:SpringFlower color:WhiteFlower attributesShowy FlowersGarden styleCottageCompanion PlantsBlackberry (Rubus); Blueberry (Vaccinium); Coneflower (Echinacea); Black-Eyed-Susan (Rudbeckia); Rose (Rosa)
- CareCare InformationPlant the crown at soil level in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun in a sheltered spot. 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.
- History & LoreHistory:Seascape was selected from a cross between two popular varieties, Selva and Douglas.