Botanical Name: Fragaria ananassa 'Jewel'; Family: Rosaceae (Rose Family)
Height: 6 - 8 inches.
Spacing: 12 - 24 inches.
Depth: Set with crowns just below soil level.
Spread: 6 - 8 inches.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Yield: Approximately 1 - 3 pints.
Foliage: Rich green foliage.
Fruit: Wedge shaped fruit with a delicate, rich flavor.
Flower Form: White.
Soil Requirements: Moist, well-drained, slightly acidic, sandy loam soil.
Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
Size: 1/2+ inch blossoms.
Comments: Heralded for it's wonderful flavor, Jewel produces very large, wide fruit of superb quality. Unable to ship to: AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.
Treat yourself to the irresistible Jewel Junebearing Strawberries. Prized for their candy-like flavor, these berries are enjoyed picked fresh off the vine or in desserts, salads, and jams. No sugar is needed; these beauties are naturally sweet.
When the crowns arrive, simply plant below soil level in full sun. The strawberry plants grow best in moist and well-drained soil that is slightly acidic. They thrive in zones 4 to 8. Space the plants about 12 to 24 inches apart and allow for a 6 to 8 inch spread.These self- pollinating plants yield a whopping 1 to 3 pints in May to June. Jewel Junebearing strawberries ( Fragaria ananassa 'Jewel') are large, juicy and exceptionally sweet. Easy-to-grow Jewel Junebearing strawberries are a must have for the home gardener.
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