The Transylvania Times -

By Anne Sanders
Transylvania Extension Master Gardener 

Strawberries And Blueberries, Oh My! Little Bites Of Heaven – Brevard NC


It’s spring and I’m on a fruit kick. What more luscious dreams than of growing your own blueberries and strawberries! Actually thinking of blueberries and strawberries always makes me feel patriotic with all that blue and red going on. But, I digress.

Strawberries are easy to grow in Transylvania County, either in rows in your garden or trailing out of those fancy strawberry pots you can pick up at any garden center. Who would have thought that garden strawberries had their start in Brittany, France in the 1750s? The French successfully crossed a variety of strawberry from eastern Nort...

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