- Authors: Russia
- Taste: sweet-sweet, saturated-spicy, with a slight nutmeg aftertaste
- The size: Large
- Weight: 30-60 gr
- Yield: 0.25-0.3 kg with bush
- Timing of ripening: Medium
- Advantages: practically does not deteriorate, because it does not lie on the ground
- Purpose: Universal
- Description of the bush: high, compact
- Berry color: red-raspberry
See all the characteristics
The gift is the grade of landlords derived by Russian breeders. The variety is well adapted to Russian conditions and is often used to grow for commercial purposes. At least a gift is appreciated by private gardeners.
Description of varieties
For dumplings, the gift is characterized by the following features:
High bush – 30-40 cm, is not strongly inclined to the ground;
The root system is powerful, strong;
Leaves light green, with clear housing;
The number of mustache is small.
Timing of ripening
The gift refers to varieties with medium maturation, the bushes begin to be fron in June-July.
The productivity of the variety is low, from 1 bush managed to collect 0.25-0.3 kg of berries.
Berries and their taste
The fruits are painted in red and crimson and have an elongated conical form. Berry size large, weight reaches 60 g. The taste of sour-sweet, saturated spicy, with a slight nutmeg aftertaste. Flesh in berries gentle, red shade, soft fruit. Fruits are designed for universal application, but especially good for freezing and drying. Not bad tolerate transportation.
Features of cultivation
Zemluban Dar refers to winter-hardy and drought-resistant varieties, it is possible to grow it for most of Russia, including in the Moscow region, as well as in the mountainous regions of Scandinavia. When growing, consider a number of factors.
The plant does not need pollination, as it has rolled flowers and is pollinated independently.
Allowed the content of bushes in the greenhouse.
This is a moisture-loving grade that reacts well to drip watering. Moisture deficiency will lead to poor-quality crop, berries will be empty inside, although in general the bush will survive even in severe heat.
After three years, the size of the fruit will begin to decrease, therefore it is recommended to change the planting material every 4-5 years.
In the middle of summer, a lot of mustows are formed on the bushes, which need to be deleted.
Feeding makes three times: before flowering, during the dissolution of flowers and after the start of fruiting. Well culture responds to liquid organic compositions.
The more often the owner of the site collects berries, the better the rest are developing, more green fruits.
When growing in conditions of harsh honest winters, the bushes need to be stolen at the time of frost.
Choosing a place and soil preparation
When landing, comply with the recommendations of specialists.
Choose well lit sunny plot. Even a small shadow can reduce the amount and quality of the crop, for example, fruits can be fine and lose their taste properties.
When planning on poor soil, it should be added to the fertilizer section.
It is best to plant the berry in the spring, but landing at the end of summer is allowed.
Do not plunge strongly when disembarking the point of growth, but also do not leave it on the surface.
Observe the 30×50 cm landing scheme.
Self-pollized grade, additional pollination does not require.
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.
Diseases and pests
The main enemies of the landlords are diseases such as malievable dew, white and root rot, but the variety of the gift has a high immunity before such ailments. And the bushes are almost not affected by insects.
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
As a rule, culture is divorced by child sockets that are formed on the mustache. For landings, choose young mustache with sockets on which at least three sheets were formed. It is also practiced by such a method of reproduction as a division of a bush for several seedlings. For farming, ready-made landing material.
The variety of the gift refers to new items, so far is not so popular with summer residents. But those who managed to try to raise land at the plot, highly appreciated its original taste, aroma and the possibility of storage and transportation. Not all gardeners are satisfied with all gardeners, in addition, according to the observations of summer residents, the variety is not so easy to adapt to new conditions, and only a gardener with extensive experience with garden strawberries will be able to achieve a good result.