Tag Archives: Strawberry

Unripe strawberries = chutney

Due to the nature of my job, I sometimes have to go for business trips abroad… Which means, my garden will be left somewhat unattended… Had been struggling for the past few seasons with how to ‘properly’ grow strawberries… Think … Continue reading

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Loquats, wineberries, strawberries, fava beans…

June is the season for loquat-harvesting… The fruits were so juicy and sweet… hmmmm… Normally, I need to reduce (in other words, ‘sacrifice’) the number of fruits, from up to about twenty fruits in a bunch to just two fruits… … Continue reading

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Strawberries, wineberries, Japanese maple, pear flowers, sansho shoots, gumi…

Grew four strawberry plants last October… Managed to harvest just a few of the fruits… Am hoping they will start to flower more… The Japanese wine-berries have started to ripen… Now, compared to the strawberries, this wine-berry grows somewhat ‘wildly’ … Continue reading

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Strawberries not that bountiful…

Grew three strawberry plants last autumn… Species are ‘Toyo no ka’, ‘Aska ruby’, and ‘Summer ruby’… (Summer ruby is supposed to fruit all year round… let’s see…) Had been harvesting them bit by bit since April… They come in ones … Continue reading

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Strawberries, corn, sakura cherries…

Am getting the hang of growing strawberries…  Still, grew a bit too many of them this past season… I am keeping just six baby-plants for next season… No more over-crowding them… Anyway, we just enjoyed our last few strawberries for … Continue reading

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