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andyinnycMarch 21, 2005

I covered my strawberry beds with straw to overwinter them; when should I pull the straw back/off to let them see the world again? I'm in the Princeton, NJ area.

Andrew

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ellenh

I don't generally cover my strawberries for the winter and they do wonderfully. I would assume that now is the time to do so. They'll be starting to grow now.

Ellen

    Bookmark   March 21, 2005 at 10:37PM
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mprats(z6NJ Plainfield)

I didn't cover my strawberries either (they are planted in my rose bed more for ornamental purposes than for fruit) and they survived just fine.
I would wait to uncover yours until after the bout of snow we're expected to get tonight...

    Bookmark   March 23, 2005 at 9:19AM
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