Crops take 8 to 14 months to mature. Strawberries requiring both a male and female to produce fruit.
Strawberries are native to North America, and the Indians used them in many dishes. The first colonists in United States shipped strawberry plants back to Europe, early1600. Early Americans didn't cultivating strawberries, due to they were abundant in the wilds. Now 75 percent of the North American crop is grown in California, and many areas have Strawberry Festivals, first one dating back to 1850.
Research Source: About Food
Healthy breakfast or snack.
Fruit Salad with Vanilla YogurtRecipe by Christine Lamb (Christine's Pantry), 2015, All rights reserved.
Ingredients:2 cups low fat vanilla yogurt
Directions:In bowl, combine yogurt and honey and set aside. In a separate bowl, combine orange juice and banana. Add strawberries and blueberries, Gently mix fruit. Spoon fruit into serving bowls and top with yogurt. Enjoy!