Strawberry runner

rkarthik29June 1, 2013

this is the vine jutting out my strawberry this the runner..can we use it to propogate the plant

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No, unfortunately that's a weed. Modern varieties have been bred to put out fewer runners, because it takes energy away from fruiting. But yes, if you get a runner, you can propagate a new plant that way. Later in the season you might get some.

    Bookmark   June 1, 2013 at 10:57AM
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A strawberry runner will look just like a smaller version of the strawberry plant, on a fleshy stem.

    Bookmark   June 1, 2013 at 11:06AM
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HeyJude2012(10b/24 San Diego)

Strawberry runners- they will be attached to the mother plant not growing separately out of the soil.

Some strawberry plants types don't have runners.

    Bookmark   June 1, 2013 at 9:50PM
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