Container Strawberry Plants
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Growing strawberries in buckets

Zone Whiteford 21260 | Shirley D Miller added on March 8, 2017 | Answered

I live in Maryland. Our winters are pretty cold. Will these berries freeze out in winter? Can I leave my buckets out or do I have to put them in the garage?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on March 9, 2017

Depending on your location in Maryland your growing zone is from 5b to 8a.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/planting-zones/maryland-planting-zones.htm

Use these links to determine when to plant and how to care for your container Strawberries.

http://strawberryplants.org/2011/04/strawberry-planting-guide/

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/strawberry/container-grown-strawberries.htm
https://extension.umd.edu/growit/fruit-profiles/strawberries

Contact your local County Extension Office for a list of varieties that would be successful in your region.
Here is a link to locate your nearest office.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/extension-search/

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