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Next Q: When do I uncover my strawberries

Posted by AndyInNYC 6/NJ (My Page) on
Mon, Mar 21, 05 at 14:44

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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RE: Next Q: When do I uncover my strawberries

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


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RE: Next Q: When do I uncover my strawberries

  • Posted by mprats z6NJ Plainfield (My Page) on
    Wed, Mar 23, 05 at 9:19

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...


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