Vegetables and Fruit forum: Store selling bizarre Strawberries

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Name: Keith
West Babylon, NY (Zone 7a)
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keithp2012
Jan 13, 2017 12:55 AM CST
Almost every pack had ones like this!
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Name: Sally
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sallyg
Jan 15, 2017 8:34 AM CST
It's a 'beefsteak' berry. I don't think that a real term, but I think they've bred berries to cram multiple flowers together, similar to beefsteak tomatoes.
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Name: Keith
West Babylon, NY (Zone 7a)
Zinnias Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Annuals Spiders! Hybridizer Garden Photography
Vegetable Grower Tomato Heads Native Plants and Wildflowers The WITWIT Badge Daylilies Dog Lover
keithp2012
Jan 16, 2017 2:00 AM CST
sallyg said:It's a 'beefsteak' berry. I don't think that a real term, but I think they've bred berries to cram multiple flowers together, similar to beefsteak tomatoes.


They look like mutants! 😄

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