Cabot Strawberry

Fragaria x ananassa 'Cabot' PP #16,971

Cabot is an exceptionally large strawberry, ideal for eating fresh or using in preserves or pies. Bred in Nova Scotia, it is hardy and disease resistant, well-adapted to northern locations. This high yielding, self-fertile variety produces a bountiful, late season harvest of delicious, sweet berries.
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Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.

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Average Size at MaturityReaches 12 to 18 in. tall, spreading 18 to 24 in. wide by rhizomes.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorDark Green
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Ground Cover, Kitchen Garden, Living Wall
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureDwarf Plant, Easy Care, Edible, Gift Plant, Improved Disease Resistance, Naturalizes Well, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly, Pet Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.

Provide 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.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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