Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


Display results as :


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Any suggestions on the stump grinding sawdust plus soil?
by MrBooker Today at 2:27 pm

» How much time for gardening?
by Kelejan Today at 1:33 pm

» Trellis mod
by Kelejan Today at 1:24 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in March 2018
by Kelejan Today at 1:12 pm

» Sanderson's Urban SFG in Fresno, California
by crankyoldman Today at 1:02 pm

» Horsetail weed
by sanderson Today at 12:35 pm

» Boat Gardening
by mcddeb Today at 10:07 am

» A new SFG fan from Texas
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:17 am

» Potatoes: Yes or No?
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:13 am

» Hello from Hagerstown MD
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:12 am

» SW Ohio (Cincinnati Area)
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:08 am

» Do You Get The SFG Newsletter?
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:05 am

» Modesto, Central Valley, CA...
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:03 am

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 8:45 pm

» N&C Midwest—March and Spring is Here!
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 8:44 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by sanderson Yesterday at 5:48 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by sanderson Yesterday at 5:37 pm

» has55's R & D Journey
by sanderson Yesterday at 3:28 pm

» Hello from Houston
by sanderson Yesterday at 3:16 pm

» Fourth Year SFG in Canada
by Turan Yesterday at 12:10 pm

» 2018 SFG in Brooks, GA
by yolos Yesterday at 11:48 am

» New England Mar 2018
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 11:24 am

by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 6:40 am

» Can you till Mel's mix?
by sanderson 3/14/2018, 8:44 pm

» SUGA 2018
by countrynaturals 3/14/2018, 12:34 am

» March Avatar: Spring Will Be Here Soon -- Promise!
by yolos 3/13/2018, 9:32 pm

» Mid-Atl - Feb 2018 - Anyone starting seed indoors yet?
by Scorpio Rising 3/12/2018, 10:08 pm

» March: What to plant in Northern California and Central Valley areas
by sanderson 3/12/2018, 2:56 am

» Recommended store bought compost - Photos of composts
by Docwas 3/11/2018, 3:10 pm

» Our Louisiana Yard 2018
by Scorpio Rising 3/11/2018, 3:08 pm


Search SFG Forum

SFG/Honeoye June Bearing Strawberries/Missouri

Go down

SFG/Honeoye June Bearing Strawberries/Missouri

Post  macygray on 5/12/2010, 8:00 pm

Hello, I am using the square foot gardening method for the first time this year and I have a 4' x 6' raised bed that I want to dedicate to just growing June Bearing Strawberries in, can someone tell me how this is done for JB Strawberries? Do I plant 1 plant per sq. ft. and allow runners? Or 4 plants per sq. ft. and snip the runners? Please advise and thank you!

Female Posts : 1
Join date : 2010-05-12
Location : Missouri

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: SFG/Honeoye June Bearing Strawberries/Missouri

Post  new2this on 5/13/2010, 8:21 am

Hi Macygray

My experience with strawberries is little - I've only just planted mine a few months ago, but so far so good.
Anyway...I think that regaurdless of wether you plant 1/square or 4/square, you should pinch off runners. That way, the main plant is able to establish itself more strongly, and you may be able to get a few more years out of it.
i actaully planted 3 plants/square in a triangle pattern. It was simply because of the number of plants I bought, and it happened to work out that way.

I mixed some june-bearing and ever-bearing together, so hopefully I'll harvest all season.

Oh.....are you pinching off flowers the first year? I read that you're supossed to do that....yikes! I've picked a few flowers, but I feel so bad about it.


Female Posts : 215
Join date : 2010-03-05
Age : 43
Location : southeast MN, zone 4a

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: SFG/Honeoye June Bearing Strawberries/Missouri

Post  Dietryin on 5/19/2010, 10:04 pm

The sq ft gardening book said you can plant 4 to a sq.


Female Posts : 134
Join date : 2010-04-02
Location : Lake County IL. Zone 5A

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: SFG/Honeoye June Bearing Strawberries/Missouri

Post  Sponsored content

Sponsored content

Back to top Go down

Back to top

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum