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Strawberry - Wikipedia

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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. ... 'Wilson' was originated in 1851 by James Wilson who selected it from a cross of 'Hovey' grown  ...

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 ...

strawberry | plant and fruit | Britannica.com

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Apr 6, 2016 ... The cultivated large-fruited strawberry (Fragaria ×ananassa) originated in Europe in the 18th century. Most countries developed their own ...

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 ...

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 ...

Where do strawberries originally come from? | Reference.com

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The precursors of modern strawberries came from both North America and South America. Explorers brought an early version of the strawberry from the Virginia ...

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 ...

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 ... A History (Sci4kids) | Stuffing | Tomatoes, Taxonomy | Tomato Origins: The Love ...

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 ...