What kind of berry is a priority among all berry crops? This is a strawberry, the cultivation and care of this berry in Siberia remains relevant. You can enjoy aromatic ripe berries now even in regions with a rather harsh climate. Leading breeders have created unique strawberry varieties for Siberia, ideally adapted to the rather harsh conditions of this region. Successful cultivation of perfect strawberries is now possible in harsh places. In order to acquire fragrant strawberries in your garden, you need to know its best varieties that are optimally suitable for Siberia.
Strawberry cultivation in severe Siberian conditions becomes possible only if the following requirements for this tender plant are met:
It is quite difficult to select the best strawberry varieties for these requirements, but it is possible to find the best varieties of strawberries. In order to reward the family with aromatic ripe berries, it is necessary to cultivate several varieties of garden strawberries at once, differing in the period of fruiting, unique unique taste, and the size of the berries. You need to know exactly the care features of each variety of them.
Any crop requires proper care in order to get maximum yield. First you need to take care of the careful preparation of the land for planting strawberries. Any strawberry does not tolerate if before its planting in the beds solanaceous varieties were cultivated. The place should be out of reach of the spring water stream, be absolutely open to the penetration of sunlight, rich in nutritious humus and fluffy soil.
Caring for persistent strawberry varieties in Siberia requires strict adherence to the irrigation regime, regular weeding of weeds, ensuring proper nutrition, removing new mustaches, seasonal mulching. Seasonal care and soil preparation must begin in the autumn. Before digging the strawberry beds per 1 square meter of the formed bed, a nutritious mixture of a bucket of healthy humus, 0.5 liters of natural wood resin and 30 g of balanced fertilizer on a purely mineral basis is introduced. For the planting of large repairing varieties of strawberries, it is proposed to double the mixture.
Growing large-fruited strawberries requires the creation of beds no more than 50 cm wide, the permissible distance between the beds should also be at least 80 cm.It is advisable to plant large varieties in fairly spacious beds in a row, a suitable width for them is 1 meter. Such is the care for such unpretentious varieties of garden strawberries.
The next planting of mature seedlings must be done in early spring. Planted seedlings must be covered with a special covering material for a period of 10 days for the necessary adaptation. Repairing strawberry varieties should not be disclosed until the first ripe berries appear. After 3 years, it is necessary to transfer mature plants to other prepared beds, you can add useful wood ash to the holes of strawberries at any time convenient for gardeners.
Suitable varieties for Siberia are in practice the proven effectiveness of mature seedlings. As such, it is customary to consider the following varieties:
The bred variety is characterized by increased resistance to major diseases, good tolerance to temperature extremes.
To please the family with a magnificent strawberry crop, it is advisable to purchase mature seedlings on the spot, in special nurseries, and not order from somewhere far away. Only locally grown varieties will show a result that can surprise any beginner gardener.
To grow this culture is incredibly profitable, because no one can resist the delicious aroma of its ripe berries.