Strawberry

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Strawberry Plant
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Fragaria
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A strawberry is a plant that grows fruit that people eat. The fruit of a strawberry is red when ripe, and has edible seeds on the outside. Many people eat strawberries on ice cream or dip them in sugar. Strawberries are rich in vitamin C and manganese.[1] Many strawberries are grown on strawberry farms and the farmers often have hives of bees that live on the farm to pollinate the strawberries. Strawberries are technically aggregate[2] fruits, containing more than one fruit.[3] Strawberry stems are called runners. They grow above ground. They are a type of stolon.[4] Seeds (the achenes) are the true fruit.[5]

A Camarosa cultivar strawberry


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