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The garden strawberry is a widely grown hybrid species of the genus Fragaria It is cultivated worldwide for its fruit. The fruit (which is not a botanical berry, but an  ...

History of the Strawberry - University of Vermont

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Strawberries are among the first fruit to ripen in the Northeast. ... In the Northeast, strawberry acreage isn't large, but the crop is quite important to diversified ...

Strawberry Origins - Strawberries For Strawberry Lovers

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Where did/do strawberries originate from? What country did strawberries originate in? Strawberry origins. Origin of strawberries. Indigenous species of ...

The Strawberry: History, Breeding and Physiology - Special ...

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fornia and collaborated with Dr. Darrow on strawberry breeding and industry in .... This book is designed to acquaint the reader with the strawberry, its origin.

Native American Indian Lore: The Origin of Strawberries

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When the first man (a s ga ya) was created and a mate was given to him, they lived together very happily for a time, but then began to quarrel, until at last the ...

A History of Strawberries - Food Reference Articles

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Strawberries, Berry Berry Good - Food Reference: Food Trivia, Facts, History, ... The great-great-great-great grandparents of today's strawberry come from two ... Potato: Their Early History | Potato: Origin of the Modern Potato | Potatoes, The ...

Etymology of Strawberry : snopes.com

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Jul 12, 2007 ... Claim: Strawberries are so named because they are bedded in straw. Status: False. Origins: On our drives through Oxnard, California, we are ...

Strawberry | Define Strawberry at Dictionary.com

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Strawberry definition, the fruit of any stemless plant belonging to the genus Fragaria, of the rose family, consisting of an enlarged fleshy ... Origin of strawberry

History of Strawberries - Buzzle

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Jan 21, 2014 ... There is one more theory about the origin of the word. Strawberries being abundant in nature were not cultivated as a cash crop. Strawberries ...

Theories on the etymology of 'strawberry' | OUPblog

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Apr 1, 2015 ... One fine morning a faithful reader of this blog asked: “What is the origin of the word strawberry?” Before enlarging on this much-discussed ...

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strawberry | fruit plant | Britannica.com

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Apr 14, 2016 ... Fragaria genus of more than 20 species of flowering plants in the rose family ( Rosaceae) and their edible fruit. Strawberries are native to the ...

Strawberry: A Brief History // Missouri Environment and Garden ...

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May 21, 2012 ... Although the exact origin of its common name is uncertain, the name strawberry probably is a corruption of "strewn berry". The latter was an ...

Strawberries - ARS :

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Jun 7, 2007 ... Wild strawberries grow on every continent except Africa and Australia/New Zealand. But you wouldn't want to eat some of them. Often, they are ...