Propagating strawberries

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AKMild | 20:20 Thu 09th Aug 2012 | Gardening
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I know that strawberry plants generally do not perform very well after about three years, but if I propagate them by layering, will the plants that result be 'new' or just a clone of the tired parent?


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They will be "new" better choppers, more vigorous, less prone to disease......the plant does it to survive.
Not choppers, croppers
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I've been doing that for years and the new plants are fine. I make a new row next to the old one and this moves them around the veg patch in a sort of rotation
The runners are the new plants the old ones die. The propagate each year
I let mine have two crops each year before composting them, and they produce.

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