Review of the best according to the editorial board. On the selection criteria. This material is subjective and does not constitute advertising and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.
Gardeners increasingly prefer remontant strawberries in their beds. She provides two harvests per season. Remontants are also suitable for fruiting in winter (in greenhouse conditions). The process of growing such strawberries includes the following features:
- This garden culture has increased requirements for growing conditions, since it bears fruit all season.
- Dynamic growth and continuous fruiting are associated with a short lifespan of these strawberry varieties, so they need to be regularly updated.
- In order to increase the secondary yield and obtain it in an early period, it is advisable to remove the first spring flower stalks.
- Remaining strawberry varieties are divided into those that form a mustache and those that grow without them. Our experts ranked the best of them.
- Rating of the best varieties of remontant strawberries
- The best varieties of repair strawberries without a mustache
- Evie 2
- The best varieties of mustache-forming remontant strawberries
- Molling opal
- Moscow delicacy F1
- Mara de Bois
- Vima Rina
Rating of the best varieties of remontant strawberries
|Nomination||a place||strawberry variety||rating|
|The best varieties of repair strawberries without a mustache||1||Lyubasha||5.0|
|The best varieties of mustache-forming remontant strawberries||1||Garland||5.0|
|4||Moscow delicacy F1||4.7|
|5||Mara de Bois||4.6|
The best varieties of repair strawberries without a mustache
A repair strawberry without a mustache significantly saves the space of the personal plot and time, since there is no need to trim the mustache. But these varieties are less resistant to drought and heat.
The first place in the rating is occupied by the strawberry variety Lyubasha. Its bushes grow powerful, semi-spreading. No mustache formation. The part of the stem that connects the fruit to the plant is strong and thick. Lyubasha is a winter-hardy variety. The plant blooms continuously and bears fruit for a long time.
Each strawberry has a regular conical shape. A fully ripe berry weighs about 18-22 g. The strawberry pulp of the Lyubasha variety contains a large amount of sugars and vitamin C. Its aroma is pronounced strawberry.
According to consumer reviews, ripe Lyubasha strawberries have excellent taste characteristics. The berries are eaten fresh or frozen for the winter. The decision to add the Lyubasha variety to the rating is based on the fact that it has good drought resistance and immunity to common diseases. And fully ripe berries taste great.
- high productivity;
- taste characteristics;
- the ability to get several harvests per season;
- good tolerance to drought and frost.
- the need for growing in seedlings.
The repairing strawberry Koketka is next in the ranking. The bush is half sprawling, with many leaves and no whiskers. Leaves are medium in size, concave, glossy, deep green. Long peduncles are located under them. The fruit bearing stem is long and thick.
Strawberries of the correct conical shape, weighing 17-23 g. Its color is orange-red. The taste is sweet and sour. The coquette is very fragrant. The berry is juicy with tender pulp. The plant tolerates winter well, and drought is medium. The Koketka variety has good resistance to the main diseases, but it is often affected by the strawberry mite.
Reviews of the Koketka variety are mostly positive. It is appreciated for its excellent germination, fertility and flavor characteristics of berries. This remontant strawberry deserves a place in the ranking of the best, because it gives abundant harvests, and it is easy to pick fruits from neat bushes without a mustache.
- pleasant dessert taste;
- rich aroma;
- high yield rates;
- hassle-free transportation;
- bushes are easy to weed.
- often becomes infected with strawberry mites.
The third place in the ranking is occupied by the remontant strawberry variety – Capri. The plant grows compact. It has an average amount of light green, glossy leaves with wide denticles along the edge. White flowers in Capri varieties of both sexes. The flower stalks are powerful, stand upright, but under the weight of ripening strawberries they fall on the ground.
The berries are medium or large. They have the correct tapered shape and look very impressive. Achenes are superficial. The cut shows that the flesh is also red. It is dense, but not hard and without crunch. The strawberries are juicy and aromatic. The berries have no voids.
According to reviews, the Capri variety has the best consumer characteristics. Our experts included it in the rating, since such strawberries retain their presentation during transportation and are stored for a long time. Externally attractive berries are easily detached from the stalk. It is possible to collect about 2 kg of fruits from one plant.
- one-dimensional berries;
- harmonious taste;
- high drought resistance;
- good transportation;
- universal purpose.
- towards the end of the season, the berries become heterogeneous in shape.
The repairing strawberry variety Evi 2 took the fourth position in the rating. The bush grows sprawling, but takes up little space. Visually, it has a rounded shape. There are few leaves on it. They are light green, framed by teeth. White flowers of both sexes. A lot of peduncles are formed. They are located above the leaves.
Evie 2 is distinguished by large fruits. Their shape is conical, close to round. Berries have no neck. The flesh is covered with a bright red skin with numerous yellow achenes that sit shallowly. The pink flesh is dense, and a crunch is heard when bitten. The core is whitish, and there are also small voids. Evie 2 has a rich strawberry flavor.
In the reviews, gardeners note the harmonious taste of this strawberry. At the same time, they report that the better you take care of it, the more you can apply for a larger harvest. We have included this variety in the rating, since its berries do not deteriorate during transportation and are good in maturation. Evi 2 is ideal for commercial purposes.
- bright aroma;
- harmonious taste;
- do not deteriorate during transportation;
- high winter hardiness.
- berries do not detach well from the sepal;
- fruits crack in prolonged rainy weather.
The fifth place in the ranking was taken by the Furor strawberry variety. Bushes do not take up much space, but they grow quickly. They are covered with large, rounded leaves with wide denticles along the edge. The flowers on the plant are white and belong to both sexes. Peduncles are long, spread over the ground. The variety bears fruit almost continuously.
Strawberries are large and have a regular elongated cone-shaped shape. The fruit may have a small neck. All berries are one-dimensional, but towards the end of the season their size changes slightly. The flesh of the strawberries is bright red. It is moderately dense, there is no characteristic crunch. At the same time, it is very fragrant, and there are no voids in the fruits.
In the reviews, gardeners note that the berries remain sweet even with a lot of rainfall or towards the end of the season. Furor strawberry is included in the rating as one of the earliest ripening. Depending on the region, it begins to ripen in the second half of May. In addition, the variety has good immunity against fungal diseases of the root system, leaves or fruits.
- good size berries;
- light aroma and pleasant taste;
- excellent fruiting regardless of weather conditions;
- good immunity.
- requires careful maintenance.
The Dutch remontant strawberry variety Florin is in sixth place in the ranking. Bushes are compact, medium spreading, covered with a large number of leaves. The latter are bright green in color. Thanks to the high-quality pollen contained in bisexual flowers, high yields are provided. Straight, powerful peduncles are located above the leaves. As the strawberries ripen, they fall to the ground.
Florin strawberries are large or medium. The shape of the berries is blunt-conical, close to round. After fully ripening, the skin becomes slightly burgundy. Achenes are yellow or red. They are shallowly depressed. When cut, the flesh is light red. It is dense, but very juicy. Sometimes there are voids inside the berries.
Gardeners in the reviews note that Florin strawberries have a universal use: they decorate desserts, use them for preservation or freeze them. Each bush produces more than 1 kg of fruit. And if the agrotechnical measures are intensive, then a yield of 3 kg per plant is possible. Horticultural experts have ranked Florin among the best because of its excellent disease and pest resistance.
- large fruits;
- juicy, aromatic;
- universal use;
- good immunity to pests or diseases.
- not everyone likes the taste.
The Ostara strawberry variety closes the rating of the best mustache-free remontants. The bushes reach a height of 30 cm. They have a spherical shape and look very compact. There is an average amount of leaves on the plant. A lot of flower stalks are formed and a large number of fruits are tied on them, which guarantees high yield rates.
Medium-sized strawberries. Its shape is broadly conical, close to round. Berries have no neck. Deeply depressed achenes are usually yellow, but can acquire a reddish tint. The skin color is bright red. The pulp is firm in moderation. Its consistency is very delicate. The strawberries are very juicy and flavorful. On the palate, sweetness is organically complemented by sourness.
- excellent taste characteristics;
- non-capricious and undemanding variety;
- high yield rates.
- small berries;
- poorly transported and stored.
The best varieties of mustache-forming remontant strawberries
Whisker-forming strawberry varieties can set fruits on mother plants or daughter rosettes. Taking this into account, caring for them differs: in some, the antennae are removed, which increases the yield, while in others they are preserved.
The first place in the rating went to the remontant strawberry variety Garland. Vigorous bushes grow up to 25 cm in height. They are covered with medium leaves and are spherical in shape. The antennae of the remontant variety Garland are medium in length, have a green color with a pinkish tint. The leaf size is medium, and the color contains green and bluish tints.
Large or medium-sized strawberries come across in size. Their shape is wide-conical, the neck of the berries is absent. All berries are uniform, but towards the end of the season they become more elongated. The skin color is bright red. Yellowish achenes are shallow. Strawberry flesh is reddish, light. It is juicy, tender and has a chic aroma. Its taste is characterized as dessert, which combines sweetness and sourness.
Connoisseurs of this variety report in reviews that the berries are universal in use, but it is best to eat them fresh. Our experts have included Garland in the rating, because this remontant variety provides stable fruiting, and strawberries do not tend to become too shallow by the end of the season. The garland has good immunity against common diseases.
- decorativeness of bushes;
- excellent taste characteristics;
- high fertility;
- bears fruit even under unfavorable conditions.
- quickly deteriorates during transportation.
The second place in the rating is occupied by the Molling opal, a remontant strawberry variety. Powerful bushes grow tall. They are semi-spreading and heavily leafy. Many tendrils are formed. Large leaves are bright green in color. White flowers refer to both genders. Long peduncles are slightly covered with fluff. They are thick, located at or below the leaves.
Strawberry Molling opal is rather large, conical in shape. All berries are about the same size. The firm skin is bright red. Achenes are yellow, shallow. Red pulp is firm in moderation. When bitten, it does not crunch. The berries are distinguished by their delicate fibrous consistency, and their aroma is very reminiscent of wild strawberries.
- taste characteristics at altitude;
- decent yield indicators;
- berries are the same size;
- well transported.
- demanding variety in care.
The repairing strawberry variety Tuscany takes the third position in the ranking. The bushes look powerful, but at the same time they are low (15-20 cm in height), and grow 40-45 cm wide.The plant forms a moderate number of antennae. The leaves are glossy, dark green in color. The bright pink flowers with a ruby tint are common to both sexes. Peduncles are long, spread along the ground.
Strawberries are medium or small. Its shape is conical, oblong. The skin is bright red, and becomes dark scarlet as it ripens. Surface achenes are yellowish in color. In the context, the flesh is red. It is dense, but it cannot be called solid. The strawberries are very juicy with the characteristic aroma of wild strawberries.
According to reviews, the taste characteristics of the Tuscany variety are at a height. The berries are sweet, but not sugary, since they have a slight sourness. Our experts have ranked this strawberry because Tuscany has excellent immunity against common diseases. The variety is resistant to frost, drought or heat.
- excellent taste characteristics;
- outwardly attractive bush;
- good immunity;
- resistance to heat and cold;
- it reproduces well with a mustache.
- low yield indicators.
Moscow delicacy F1
The next position in the rating went to the remontant variety Moscow Delicacy. The plant looks compact. Semi-spreading bush, covered with an average number of leaves. The latter are slightly wrinkled, concave, medium-silvery. They are covered with light pubescence and are green in color. Medium-sized flowers are of both sexes. The part of the stem that connects the fruit to the plant is long and thin.
Medium-sized strawberries. Its shape is blunt-conical, the neck is absent. The skin is red in color. There are a lot of achenes. The pulp is red when cut. It is moderately dense, juicy and very aromatic. The berries are characterized by a pleasant sweet and sour dessert taste. Moscow delicacy is good fresh or preserved. And the variety is not suitable for freezing.
Gardeners in the reviews note that the Moscow delicacy strawberry is poorly transported and is not suitable for long-term storage. With this in mind, it is not used for commercial purposes. Nevertheless, this remontant variety is included in the rating, because, with proper care, it brings large berries and bears abundant fruit.
- dessert harmonious taste;
- universal use;
- resistance to frost and drought.
- poorly transported.
Mara de Bois
The fifth in the ranking is the remontant variety Mara de Bois. The compact shrub is covered with medium leaves. Antennae forms a moderate or meager amount. Leaves of medium size have a slightly raised edge. Their color is dark green and they perfectly cover the berries.
The fruits of the remontant variety Mara de bois are medium in size. Their shape is correct, conical, but all berries are different. The skin is bright red with a lot of yellow achenes. The flesh is light in section, medium in density. The berries have a pleasant consistency and smell like strawberries. There are sometimes voids inside the fruit.
Lovers of the variety in their reviews call it 'gourmet strawberries'. It practically does not differ from wild strawberry by its taste characteristics. Our experts have included Mara de Bois in the rating, as the variety provides a decent yield. This strawberry is highly resistant to powdery mildew and has an average winter hardiness. In agricultural engineering, Mara de Bois is standard.
- multifaceted taste;
- high productivity;
- resistant to powdery mildew;
- universal use.
- strawberries are poorly stored.
Cabrillo, a high-yielding strawberry variety, is ranked sixth. Bushes are erect, covered with a few leaves. The latter are colored bright green and have a characteristic 'greasy' sheen. White, large flowers are represented by both sexes. Peduncles are powerful, tall, with a large number of primordia, but under the weight of ripening berries they spread on the ground.
Cabrillo strawberries look very impressive. The shape of the berries is regular, conical, but slightly flattened. The skin covering the flesh has a bright red color. Shallow-seated achenes are yellow. The flesh is red in the section. It is juicy, dense, but does not crunch when bitten.
Gardeners in the reviews note that among the remontant varieties that give large yields, Cabrillo is famous for its worthy taste characteristics. It is deservedly in the ranking of the best, since the berries tolerate long-term transportation well and are good in maturation. Beautiful fruits do not leave indifferent consumers.
- stable fruiting;
- attractive appearance of berries;
- high productivity;
- well transported and stored.
- poor resistance to disease.
The seventh place is occupied by the remontant variety Vima Rina. Vigorous bushes are covered with a lot of leaves. A medium-length green mustache is produced in small numbers. Wim Rin's leaves are medium in size. They are glossy, light green, ribbed and slightly convex. Peduncles of medium length are flush with the leaves. The stalks are long enough.
Wim Rin strawberries are usually large in size. Its shape is conical, slightly elongated, with a neck. The skin covering the flesh is red in color and has many yellow achenes, which are depressed in the middle. The reddish flesh is quite juicy but firm. It does not crunch when nibbled and has the most delicate texture.
According to gardeners' reviews, this variety stands out for its delicate pulp, for which it was included in the ranking of the best. Strawberries are used universally: they are eaten fresh, canned or frozen. Dense pulp provides good transportation while maintaining a decent presentation.
- bears fruit well in all weather conditions;
- organic combination of sweetness and acidity in taste;
- does not lose its presentation during transportation.
- requires special care to obtain a bountiful harvest.
The rating of the best mustache-producing varieties is closed by the remontant strawberry Everest. Its bushes are powerful but compact. They are covered with a lot of leaves. Antennae are abundantly formed in the first year of planting, and then their number decreases. Large dark green leaves have a bluish bloom of wax. Peduncles are tall, hold the berries well, but under their weight they spread themselves along the ground.
Strawberries are generally medium in size. Its shape is conical. The red skin contains many achenes that are shallowly depressed. The pulp is red, firm, but not firm. It is juicy and aromatic. The berries are sweet, but slightly sour. Everest strawberries are suitable for universal consumption.
- good taste;
- universality of application;
- well transported.
- the variety is poorly resistant to diseases;
- in autumn, the taste of berries deteriorates.
Attention! This rating is subjective and does not constitute an advertisement and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.