Chenango Strawberry

Accession

Sandy River Orchard; Mercer, ME [Somerset County]

Synonyms

Chenango Strawberries, Sherwood's Favorite

Origin

Connecticut or New York; 1800s

Season

August

Uses

Fresh eating/dessert, Drying

Distinctive Features

very conic & oblong, somewhat truncate, glossy yellow with pale pink stripes and blush, long calyx lobes

Resembles

Charlamoff, Liveland Raspberry

Status of Name

Verified Visually by Experts

DNA Information

Assumed to be correct; not tested
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