When I first started gardening, I couldn’t wait to try growing strawberries! These red berries are jam-packed full of vitamins, fiber and antioxidants. I can never resist a bite of a plump, juicy and sweet strawberry. I remember visiting my local garden nursery and noticing these bright red hanging baskets. As I got closer, I noticed they were filled with flowering strawberry plants. What? You can grow them like this? In fact, you can indeed grow berries in hanging baskets. I will go into detail about this below!
Once you learn to grow your berries, you can harvest them and make a bunch of delicious confections and treats. Chocolate covered strawberries, strawberry lemonade, strawberry shortcake, berry jam, fruit tarts and the list just goes on! Here, I will be sharing with you a simple guide to growing strawberries. Read on to learn more!