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Johnny's Strawberry Harvest Program

Johnny's

STRAWBERRY
Harvest
Program

Strawberry Season Extension

Johnny's Fruit Harvesting Programs are designed to take the guesswork out of variety selection, allowing you to extend your strawberry harvest throughout the growing season.

Use our chart to choose varieties by harvest slot and key distinguishing features.

Please note that actual ripening times will vary depending upon your geolocation, microclimate, cultivation practices, and seasonal variations, among other factors.

Day-Neutral Varieties
Features
Fruiting Season Fruit Size Growing Zones Notes
Day-neutral (early to late) Large Johnny's Strawberry Harvest Program 4–9 Productive, day-neutral variety.
Features
Fruiting Season Fruit Size Growing Zones Notes
Day-neutral (early to late) Very large Johnny's Strawberry Harvest Program 4–7 Very large-fruited, productive, day-neutral variety.
Early Strawberries
Estimated Harvest Dates
June
July
Harvesting
Features
Fruiting Season Fruit Size Growing Zones Notes
Early Large Johnny's Strawberry Harvest Program 4–7 Compared to Earliglow, Galletta has larger, firmer berries.
Estimated Harvest Dates
June
July
Harvesting
Features
Fruiting Season Fruit Size Growing Zones Notes
Early Medium Johnny's Strawberry Harvest Program 4–8 The standard for early harvest. Somewhat better flavor than Galletta.
Early to Midseason Strawberries
Estimated Harvest Dates
June
July
Harvesting
Features
Fruiting Season Fruit Size Growing Zones Notes
Early to Mid Large Johnny's Strawberry Harvest Program 3–8 Highly productive variety.
Midseason Strawberries
Estimated Harvest Dates
June
July
Harvesting
Features
Fruiting Season Fruit Size Growing Zones Notes
Midseason Large Johnny's Strawberry Harvest Program 4–8 Popular and vigorous variety.
Mid to Late Strawberries
Estimated Harvest Dates
June
July
Harvesting
Features
Fruiting Season Fruit Size Growing Zones Notes
Mid to late Medium Johnny's Strawberry Harvest Program 3–8 Known for great flavor.
Estimated Harvest Dates
June
July
Harvesting
Features
Fruiting Season Fruit Size Growing Zones Notes
Mid to late Large Johnny's Strawberry Harvest Program 4–7 Known for large fruit.
Late Strawberries
Estimated Harvest Dates
June
July
Harvesting
Features
Fruiting Season Fruit Size Growing Zones Notes
Late Large Johnny's Strawberry Harvest Program 4–7 Vigorous, late-season variety for fresh market. Late-season slot should extend the June bearing season by a couple of weeks. Will start to ripen a week later than Cabot.