It’s still not too late to plant
strawberries. Get going!
Strawberry is a perennial fruit-bearing plant. Though it’s
best to plant in late December, you can also plant in
early January. However, keep them in a sheltered place.
Strawberries can be grown
a special urn,
hanging baskets, window boxes, or Styrofoam boxes.
The soil has to be very porous. For home
growing, use Coco peat soil.
Water regularly and also feed them with
dissolvable NPK once a week. If you are planting in a
basket, pinch off the runners and the first round
of flowers. Let fruit form by the beginning of February.
Once the fruit stops forming,
transfer to a cooler place. In November, pull out
the plants, remove dead leaves, and give it a