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From Garden to Table: Recipes from Your Backyard


For a bumper crop of strawberries that continues throughout the summer, install your plants in areas of full sun and moist soil. If you don’t have the space to dedicate to planting a strawberry garden in the ground, then try using strawberry jars or other small containers to make the most of a patio, porch, or balcony. (But keep in mind that the animals in your yard find strawberries just as delicious as you do, and you may need to add netting to get any for yourself.)

Try them in: Chocolate Dipped Strawberries; Buddy’s Strawberry Shortcake; Spinach & Strawberry Salad; Strawberry-Apricot Barbecue Cornish Hens.