Instructions say; for best results put your seeds in the freezer for 2-4 weeks before sowing. Then it goes back to normal instructions. Gosh , these strawberry seeds are tough little blighters.
They are in the freezeer now. What other plant /seeds need this icy temperature to germinate?
Am I on the wrong website?
Which is why raspberry and gooseberry crops produce tastier fruit after a harsh winter.
Incidentally, has anyone noticed how many dead palm trees there are around the estates after December's 3 week blast freeze. It also killed off an olive tree of mine and 6 other shrubs. But all the native trees around are leafing with gusto, looking their best in years.