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Strawberry, Pineberry

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White berries speckled with red seeds are aromatic and taste like pineapple.

Full Description

An unusual, hard-to-find strawberry. Plants are vigorous and send out numerous runners. Berries are white, ornately speckled with red seeds, and are a bit bigger than other pineberry varieties. Aroma is outstanding and the pineapple flavor is pleasant and mild. Protect from direct hot sun to keep fruits from developing more pinkish hues. These Pineberries are not self-fertile, they need pollen from a different strawberry variety to produce their distinctive fruit, for best results plant with Fragola di Bosco or Strawberry Purple Wonder. Everbearing.
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Zone This refers to the USDA hardiness zone assigned to each part of the country, based on the minimum winter temperature that a region typically experiences. Hardiness zone ranges are provided for all perennial plants and you should always choose plants that fall within your range.

5-8

Sun The amount of sunlight this product needs daily in order to perform well in the garden. Full sun means 6 hours of direct sun per day; partial sun means 2-4 hours of direct sun per day; shade means little or no direct sun.

Full Sun

Height The typical height of this product at maturity.

8-12 inches

Spread The width of the plant at maturity.

10-18 inches

Fruit Bearing This refers to the relative season when the plant produces fruit, or if it bears continuously or just once

Everbearing

Growth Habit The genetic tendency of a plant to grow in a certain shape, such as vining or bush like.

Prostrate

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  • Strawberry Plants

    Strawberry Plants
    Start Indoors Start Indoors Starting seeds indoors is called Indoor Sow or Indirect Sow and these dates are when to sow seeds indoors in the spring or summer
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    Start Outdoors Start Outdoors Starting seeds outdoors is called Outdoor Sow or Direct Sow and these dates are when to sow seeds outdoors in the spring or summer
    Start Indoors Fall Start Indoors Fall Starting seeds indoors in the fall called Indoor Sow or Indirect Sow and these dates are when to sow seeds outdoors in the fall
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    Start Outdoors Fall Start Outdoors Fall Starting seeds outdoors in the fall is called Outdoor Sow or Direct Sow and these dates are when to sow seeds outdoors in the fall
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  • Choose a location with loose, well-drained soil containing plenty of organic matter.
  • Strawberries may also be planted in containers or pyramid gardens, as an edging for flower and shrub borders or in matted beds and rows.
  • To grow in rows, space strawberry plants 18-24 inches apart in rows 3-5 feet apart. Runners will form new plants and eventually form a solid bed.

Planting Bare Root Plants:

  • Soak roots in lukewarm water two hours before planting.
  • Trim roots to 3 inches long and pick off any blossoms or dead leaves.
  • Using a trowel, open a hole large enough to spread roots out without bunching roots.
  • Set plants in the hole so that the crown is level with the surrounding soil line.
  • Press soil firmly against roots.
  • Water frequently until plants are growing vigorously.

Planting Potted Plants:

  • Make sure the root ball is sufficiently moist.
  • Carefully unpot the plant.
  • Set plants so the crown is level with the surround soil line.
  • Back fill the hole with soil and press soil firmly against the root ball.
  • Water frequently until plants are growing vigorously.
  • Apply a light mulch to keep weeds down, conserve moisture and keep fruit clean.
  • After harvest, remove old foliage. Be careful not to injure the crowns.
  • Fertilize beds in early summer and again in September with a balanced fertilizer. Do not fertilize if plants are flowering.
  • Watering is very important in early summer and September. 
  • Note that June-bearing plants produce the second year after planting. Cut all runners off during the first year, leave 2-3 runners the second year.
  • Winter protection for all strawberry varieties is important in most northern areas. Apply a mulch of straw or other loose organic matter 2-3 inches deep over the plants after the ground freezes but before the temperature drops below 20 degrees F. In spring, pull the mulch back into the rows.
  • Pick the fruit as it ripens, when fully red.
  • Pick with a short piece of stalk attached.
  • Regular picking will help keep the plants fruiting.
  • Fruits are best eaten straight off the plants, and may be kept for up to a week in the refrigerator if kept dry. They are also easily frozen, or made into preserves.
Zone
5-8
Sun
Full Sun
Height
8-12 inches
Spread
10-18 inches
Fruit Bearing
Everbearing
Growth Habit
Prostrate
Life Cycle
Perennial
Genus
Fragaria
Ornamental Use
Beds, Borders, Container
Harvest Season
Spring-Fall
Strawberry, Pineberry is rated 3.7 out of 5 by 7.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Pineberries The family loves the taste and the plants are growing great!
Date published: 2017-07-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Strawberry Lemons not Pineapple I planted a mixed bed of Pineberry and Fragola di Bosco in front of my house as a groundcover, for my baby Blueberry bushes. Wow, they spread like crazy. I've easily tripled the number of plants. They have produced well, for the first year, a small steady stream of berries. My only complaint is they are TART! More like lemons than pineapple. No lemon trees in NJ so, having them ended up being a good thing.
Date published: 2017-07-13
Rated 3 out of 5 by from unique I bought these about five years ago from here. The plants send out a lot of trailers, and reproduce fast. The berries are small and not as numerous as a regular strawberry. If only they produced as many berries as they do sister plants. It was fun for the novelty, but I'd rather have the big plump real things. I ended up getting rid of them.
Date published: 2017-02-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Be patient! I bought a pine berry plant about 5 years ago and last year I finally got fruit! Be patient, it'll be worth the wait!
Date published: 2016-07-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from game changer berry I bought six plants this spring, early summer they started to produce a handful of berries, they were absolutely out of this world. I allowed the plants to start running and they produced over 1600 suckers, they are extremely prolific. I planted 1000 of them in late September along with 200 pollinator red strawberry's and they are all doing well. Hope to make a splash with them at the local farmers market.
Date published: 2015-01-02
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Disappointed in Burpee My daughter was so excited to grow this White strawberry with a pineapple taste. Well we were disappointed that it did not bear any fruit. So I looked online for information. I had to find out from another website that PINE-BERRIES ARE ALL FEMALE plants! No where on Burpee website does it say that you need to have a least two strawberry plants near it so it can pollinate it. So I will now purchase two plants next year from another place. I hope other people read this and are informed.
Date published: 2014-10-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from So unique! I love the idea of the white strawberry, and the pineapple taste. And that's just what it is! Delicious and amazing! The first year we got a few delightful white pineberries. Everyone I mention them to is as enchanted as I am. I just wish we had more to share! The second year, the plant is thriving but no berries. I'll have to learn more about growing them so I have more success next year.
Date published: 2014-09-17
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