How to grow scrumptious strawberries

A hanging container packed with strawberry plants not only looks great, but will provide you with a rich harvest of fresh fruit over several weeks. By choosing varieties carefully and you can have fruit from June until early autumn.

Step 1

Place a handful of compost in the bottom of the planter.

Step 2

Iinsert plants into each of the first level ready made holes, follow with more compost.

Step 3

Carry on placing the plants and compost ending with a plant in the top of the planter.

Step 4

Water the planter well to settle the compost and encourage the roots to grow.  Once plants are flowering, feed regularly.  

Hang the planter in a sheltered, sunny spot to encourage pollinating insects and help the fruit to ripen.

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