The typical strawberry season in Southern and Central California lasts from January to September. As a rule, the strawberry harvest is at its peak in the middle of April and ends in late June. More »

In warmer climates, such as in Florida or California, strawberries are grown and picked throughout most of the year, from January to November. Peak season in warmer climates and in other areas is generally from late Apri... More »

Strawberries are native to North America and Europe, having grown wild in both areas for centuries. Related to roses, they grow on thin stems, in clusters of leaves, fruit and flowers. The plants also produce runners, wh... More »

In warmer climates, such as in Florida or California, strawberries are grown and picked throughout most of the year, from January to November. Peak season in warmer climates and in other areas is generally from late Apri... More »

Strawberries are a heart-shaped, brightly red, sweet, juicy edible fruit with hardened seed-like achenes dotting the outer skin of the fruit. Each berry has about 200 achenes. Ripened strawberries have a rich red colorin... More »

The strawberry, also known by its scientific name fragaria ananassa, is a fruit. More specifically, the strawberry is an aggregate accessory fruit. Contrary to what its name suggests, a strawberry is not actually a botan... More »

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The National Human Genome Research Institute says that strawberries have seven unique chromosomes. However, through human breeding, strawberries are capable of having many different chromosomal combinations by variety. More »