Ornamental Strawberry Varieties

Opportunity

Strawberry varieties developed at the University of Guelph have showy white flowers that rise above the leaves in early spring. There are two varieties available for licensing.

Ornamental strawberry variety available for licensing

Variety 103C3 "Diana D" 103D34
Species Fragaria spp. Fragaria spp.
Height (Flowers) 8-10 inches 7-9 inches
Height (Leaves) 6-8 inches 6-8 inches
Spread Above ground stolons; form mat after 1 year Above ground stolons; form mat after 1 year
Flowering Season Late May to Early June Late May to Early June
Sun Sun/Moderate Shade Sun/Moderate Shade
Fruit No fruit Small soft fruit
Availability Plants could be available to nurseries within a month Plants could be available to nurseries within a month
Virus Status Tested and clean Tested and clean

Contact

Steve De Brabandere, sdebrab@uoguelph.ca 519-824-4120 x54916