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Maxim Strawberry

Fragaria x ananassa 'Gigantella Maxim’

$14.95
$24.95 (40% Off)

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-t- Planting Mix
Maxim Strawberry Planting Mix

Helps your Maxim Strawberry get established in a fraction of the time, become more drought tolerant, and grow faster. Here's how:

Beneficial Bacteria... It's like a Probiotic for your tree... creating an explosion of fine hair roots that vastly improves nutrient and water uptake.

Course Organic Compost... loosens and improves all types of soils while promoting proper pH levels. You get better drainage and moisture retention.

Microbial Fertilizers... including Sea Kelp, Yucca, and 100 other elements proven to gently feed your tree without burning the roots.

Use 1 bag of Planting Mix for each plant ordered.


Soil Contents
$6.95
-t- Root Rocket™ Fertilizer
Root Rocket™ Transplant Fertilizer

2oz. Packet

Get your new plants off to the right start by using Root Rocket™ Transplant.

This soil amendment contains 16 strains of mycorrhizal fungi, biostimulants, beneficial bacteria and Horta-Sorb® water management gel.

Simply sprinkle the product into the planting hole adjacent to the root ball when planting.

The organisms will start to work right away supplying the roots with much needed nutrition.

The specially formulated Horta-Sorb® will reduce transplant stress and aid in water retention.

APPLICATION:
1 packet per plant

Root Rocket Fertilizer
$4.95
-t- TreeGator® Jr. Watering Bag
TreeGator® Jr.


When you’re making an investment and effort in planting new trees in your landscape, you can assure their survival and growth by using TreeGator® - a truly simple and innovative drip irrigation system in a bag.

With hot summers and droughts the norm around the USA, TreeGator® is an absolute necessity to protect your new trees and shrubs.

TreeGator® is super easy to install without any tools, and it can easily be filled up with a standard garden hose or can even be connected to a rain barrel!

It's a super time saver that takes the worry out continually remembering whether you've watered your new tree or not. Plus, all the water that goes into the drip bag is used up with no waste, so TreeGator® is environmentally friendly with regard to water use.

Tree Gator
$19.95
Add a Decorative Pot

Growing Zones: 5-8
(hardy down to -10℉)



Growing Zones 5-8
You are in Growing Zone: 6

Mature Height:

3-6 in.

Mature Width:

1 ft.

Sunlight:

Full Sun

Spacing:

18 in.

Growth Rate:

Fast

Harvest Time:

May-June

Fruit Color:

Red

Year to Bear:

Fruits 1st year!

Botanical Name:

Fragaria x ananassa 'Gigantella Maxim’

Does Not Ship To:

AZ

Grow Strawberries the Size of a Peach!

The Maxim Strawberry has all the sweetness and juiciness you love, but in a strawberry 4 times the size!

Don't let the big size fool you, you'll still get the same amount of flavor… you just get more of it.

It's not just the flavor and size that will impress you…

· Grow them anywhere - in a pot, in a garden bed, or even create a strawberry patch by planting several in a row

· Early-bloomers - your Maxim Strawberries will grow in late May/Early June… just in time for summer!

· Fragrant spring blossoms - sweet little five-petal white flowers appear in early spring to brighten up your garden

Strawberries are easy to grow - a little care to keep the pests and birds away, and you'll have plenty of strawberries for you and your family to enjoy.

The best part is… you can enjoy Maxim Strawberries this year!

Imagine a hot summer afternoon enjoying fresh picked strawberries and cream

These gigantic strawberries are great for making jams or using in recipes like strawberry shortcake. 

If you can't eat all your huge strawberries in the summer, don't worry… freeze them and enjoy them well into next year.

You'll want to impress your friends and family with these enormous strawberries that easily fill up the palm of your hand.

Order several plants today and you'll have plenty to share in no time at all.





Maxim Strawberry Pollination

Maxim Strawberry are self-fertile. You will get fruit with only one plant. However, adding an additional Maxim Strawberry will drastically increase the size of your crop.

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Customer Reviews

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have patience
The plants look wonderful but sadly I did remove the large strawberry fruit from one of the plants hoping to strengthen the plant for later. The other plant is sending out runners that make me think of more fruit later.
June 27, 2018
Purchased
1 month ago
Growing well. Had 8 berries but the sun cooked themI think. Jot enough shade perhaps? I dont know but excited to see them grow for next season.
June 29, 2018
Purchased
1 month ago
Growing Zone:
6
DOA
All of the plants arrived DEAD, got a refund. I wish I had a chance to see what would have produced. Not sure about reordering if this is an ongoing problem. The one star rating is just because they did arrive in a timely manner, but out of 25 plants, none survived.
June 21, 2018
Purchased
2 months ago
Very sickly plants.
I ordered 3 plants. Two came very wilted, FGT sent relpacements, but they were just as bad. I've planted them and gave them nutients, but they still look wilted. First time plants from FGT are not doing good. Will be patient and see if they recover.
July 14, 2018
Purchased
1 month ago
Growing Zone:
8
Disappointed
I initially ordered 4 @ 14.99 ea. Upon arrival, all but 1 looked dead. Even the 1 looked in real bad shape. Fortunately it has made a full recovery and is thriving. 2 of the remaining 3 look like they will not recover. The 3rd is showing signs of pushing through. So I would say 2 out of 4 will make it. I would not recommend this item. Howeve, when dealing with Fast Growing Trees, I would recommend that you always purchase the 1-year insurance.
July 19, 2018
Wenatchee, WA
Purchased
1 month ago
Growing Zone:
6
I got the plant with three berries
I got the plant and it had three berries and looking poor;y. There turn red and die in a couple of days. So I don't know how they taste.
July 6, 2018
Purchased
1 month ago

Planting & Care



It's Easy to Plant & Care for Your Maxim Strawberry


Maxim Strawberry Planting Diretions

Planting Instructions (in ground): Plant your Maxim Strawberry in a spot that receives full sun and has well-draining soil. Amend the soil with organic matter and place in a small hole as deep and wide as the root ball. Make sure not to bury the crown. If you are planting several plants, use straw or landscaping fabric to cover the ground and prevent weeds, retain moisture, and keep the strawberries from touching the soil.

 

Planting Instructions (in pot): Plant your Maxim Strawberry in plastic container with holes or porous container lined with plastic. You can also plant your strawberries vertically in a strawberry barrel.  Allow the plant to sit in the sun for at least 6 hours each day.

 

Watering: Water gently after planting to settle the roots, and then continue to water as needed to prevent the plant from drying out. 

 

Fertilization: Add a high-nitrogen strawberry fertilizer every Spring to improve growth. 

 

Pruning: Remove the buds from the first year growth to ensure your plant will fruit in the second year. Once it bears fruit, you no longer need to prune, except to remove yellowed leaves after the growing season.  

 

Birds: Birds love strawberries, so be sure to use a bird deterring method such as a scarecrow, faux bird of prey statue, reflective items such as old CDs, or airy netting.

 

Pests: Strawberry plants attract many pests, but there are several methods to prevent and eliminate them. Planting pungent herbs like onions or garlic near your strawberries is an ideal first step. You can also manually remove the pests or simply use an organic pesticide solution.

Planting & Care

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Why not select strawberries that are as big as my palm?!!!
Jennifer S on Jun 18, 2018
They should be bearing fruit not long after I receive them.
Kyle R on Jun 7, 2018
Why not select strawberries that are as big as my palm?!!!
Jennifer S on Jun 18, 2018
I wanted a larger strawberry than the ones I have now,
Jean H on Jun 11, 2018
They should be bearing fruit not long after I receive them.
Kyle R on Jun 7, 2018
Past experience with Fast Growing has been all that it says it is--previous purchase have been super.
Willey2 on May 30, 2018
We have a upick orchard and we wanted to try new berries for our customers
stephan m on May 16, 2018
I just wanted to grow a giant strawberry.
Kenneth G on Apr 16, 2018
Size and description
Kimberly W on Mar 30, 2018
adding to our strawberry patch. Hoping the cross pollinate with our other strawberries and make everything a bit bigger.
Saune F on Feb 14, 2018
I wanted a larger strawberry than the ones I have now,
Jean H on Jun 11, 2018
Past experience with Fast Growing has been all that it says it is--previous purchase have been super.
Willey2 on May 30, 2018
will maxim strawberries regrow next year?
Jamale z on May 3, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Any strawberries will grow next couple years. But do not expect a lot from first year. Usually next year they will be more productive than in first year.
Are these perennials?
Priya V on May 16, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes, they are.

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