Why are strawberries called 'strawberries'?

Answer StrawberriesOriginally they were called "strewberries," because they were "strewn" across the ground. "Strew" means throw. The name eventually evolved into "strawberries."And... when strawberries a... Read More »

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What eats strawberries?

People, bears, deer, and rabbits.

What are the common names for strawberries?

What months are strawberries picked?

In warm climates like California, strawberries are picked starting in April, but in most areas of the country, such as the North West, they are not picked until June. By the first part of August, t... Read More »

What Climate Do I Need to Grow Strawberries In?

Strawberries are adaptable plants and grow throughout the United States. The secret is choosing a variety well-suited to your area, because some strawberries thrive in cold climates, while others p... Read More »