Strawberry Plants

Mushy Strawberries

Zone Firestone CO 80504 | k.wirtz64 added on November 6, 2019 | Answered

Once my berries turn red on the vine, they become really mushy. They are not happens before they are fully ripened. Can slugs do this? Or is it a fungus? I just thought it was strange that they aren't mushy when they are still white.

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    Answered on November 6, 2019

    Unfortunately the photo did not come through. It will be hard to say without seeing the damage.

    It does sound like a fungal issue, though.

    This article will explain:

    This article will help you to understand fungicide use:

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