- Authors: AND.AND.Bogdanova on the USSS
- Synonyms names: Fragaria Darenka
- Taste: sweet and sweet, gentle
- The size: Large
- Weight: 14 gr
- Degree of yield: High
- Yield: 1.2-1.5 kg with bush
- Timing of ripening: Early
- Purpose: Universal
- Description of the bush: Streshure, spread
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Darenka Strawberry Grade is considered the most suitable culture for cultivation in the middle lane of Russia, as well as in such difficult conditions as the Urals and Siberia.
History of removal of varieties
Received a new grade was on the basis of the Sverdlovsk Selection Station of Gardening) by a group of specialists with the participation of Bogdanova and. The basis was good and famous varieties of strawberries: festival plus Rusanovka. Synonym Name: Fragaria Darenka.
Description of varieties
Darenka – sample of the early non-unrepaired variety of strawberries, with universal appointment. The culture was appreciated primarily due to its outstanding winter hardiness, unpretentiousness, high stable harvests. Darenka has immunity to many diseases, which is also valued at least.
Timing of ripening
Darenka – refers to varieties with early aging. Flowering culture falls on April-May.
The variety is zoned for several Russian territories, such as:
- East Siberian;
- West Siberian;
- Volga-Vyatka regions.
Culture also grow in many other regions of Russia.
Culture has a rather high rate of yield level. A bush brings from 1.2 to 1.5 kilograms of berries. On an industrial scale, the yield of culture – 108 centners with hectares, and it will be quite a good result. You can even assume that darisa is capable of higher yield. The truth is that such an indicator is no longer called high, but it is impossible to immediately call it.
Berries and their taste
Darenka strawberry berries have a dark red shade. The fruits of the variety are considered fairly large, because the weight of one – 14 grams. Creek shape, there is a neck. Taste and strawberry flavor, gentle, sweet, with light sourness. Tastors rated the product on a 5-point scale by 4.4.
Features of cultivation
Agrotechnik variety is simple and understandable, the strawberry considered some special attention does not require, creating unique conditions – too. Nevertheless, any culture always responds to the efforts of the gardener. Although the darke can be bolded to call the berry for lazy and recommend even a completely inexperienced newcomer in this matter.
Despite the fact that the strawberry darisa will endure the drought period, it still can adversely affect the yield indicators. For this reason, there is a plant to water regularly. However, we need to not forget that the grade is not a moisture culture, you should not too much with watering too much.
It is important and fighting strawberries in time – in response it will only please good harvests. And it is also necessary to periodically update the plantation. After all, each subsequent year of growth is reduced by the potential of the yield, the immunity of plants is worsening.
Choosing a place and soil preparation
Before starting a landing procedure, it will be necessary to prepare the Earth, to be treated with fungicidal drugs. This will warn the lesion of the plant with gray rot. And the preparation of the soil will reduce the likelihood of culture damage insect pests. To do this, check the beds for the presence of a colorado beetle. It is also important to heat well under the sun upper part of the soil. It should be very high quality, then pour. It is necessary that the beds be perfectly illuminated by the rays of the sun, and there should not be trees with high crowns near landing.
Extremely desirable lack of strong drafts. Selected for the cultivation of strawberries Plot must have a loose type of fertile soil. It is impossible in order to accumulate moisture – because culture does not differ in particularly resistant to different kind of rot.
When landing between plants in any bed should be maintained at least 30 centimeters, while the distance between the rows themselves is about 35 centimeters.
Darenka variety himself pollinates, as it has hay flowers.
All about fertilizers for strawberries
One of the important techniques in the care of strawberries is the feeding. Regular fertilization makes it guarantees a rich crop. There are several different ways to feed strawberries and each of them is intended for a certain period of plant development. During flowering, fruiting and after it, the feeding must be different.
Frost resistance and need for shelter
The main advantage of the strawberry variety of Darenka is excellent marrow factory. No wonder it is treated with varieties that will be suitable for cultivation in the most difficult territorial climatic and weather conditions.
Strawberry Darenka can stand very cold winters, including no bad, will feel quite comfortable. However, many gardeners believe that it does not interfere at all, therefore, it is still necessary to take care of the shelter of strawberry bushes for winter cold.
Diseases and pests
Strawberry Darenka variety is distinguished by a rather high immunity, which he got from his parents. This is definitely one of the advantages of culture. The variety will rarely be affected by fungal infections, but especially stability has white spottedness. Pretty poorly damaged culture with strawberry tick.
Fighting diseases and pests
Strawberry is often subject to a variety of dangerous diseases that can seriously undermine its condition. Among the most common – malievable dew, gray rot, bright spot, anthracnose and verticillosis. Before buying a variety, it is necessary to ask him resistant to disease.
Buuray spottyRotSpotsTwisting leavesDryingHoles in leaves
The strawberry grade in question forms quite a few mustache, the presence of planting material should not cause special problems.
Possible a variant of reproduction and by dividing the bush.
Finally, with a certain experience it is worth trying to grow a strawberry bush of seeds. But this method takes time and a certain desire, as it is quite time-consuming.