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Cambridge Favourite

 

Cambridge Favourite, Strawberry

Bred in 1938 and nursed through the war as a numbered seeding, Cambridge Favourite became the most widely grown variety in the 1960’s.

Excellent disease resistance and a vigorous free runnering habit makes this an easily grown variety that crops heavily and reliably under a wide range of conditions.

The medium sized fruit hangs well on the plant but is too soft to stand much travelling. Still unsurpassed as a processing variety and valued by the PYO customer.

Certified Stock

Fresh standard plants £156 per thousand
Cold stored A grade plants: £162.50 per thousand

Season Main
Rating Becoming outclassed
Planting Distances - Intra-row spacing 40cm / 16ins
Planting Distances - Row Width 90cm / 36ins
Planting Distances - Plants per Acre 10900
Planting Distances - Plants per hectare 27800
Plant type - Fresh - Standard Grade YES
Plant type - Cold Stored - A Grade YES

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