How Do Strawberries Grow. Strawberries are traditionally grown in rows directly into garden soil. Ideally begin working in aged manure or compost a couple months before planting.
The plants will grow until they eventually form thick lush rows about 2 wide. If you plant too shallow the roots can become exposed to the air and will likely die. In-ground gardens raised beds and containers are all excellent growing areas.
How do strawberries grow.
The pH of your sites soil is also important for growing strawberries. As they grow they spread by sending out runners which root right in the garden bed and produce daughter plants. Strawberries can be grown in a variety of ways but make sure they get 8 or more hours of sun and are planted in slightly acidic soil with a pH of 55 to 68. Strawberries are traditionally grown in rows directly into garden soil.