Fragaria vesca - Perennial fruiting plant. Full sun. Enjoys a fertile, well drained soil, that does not dry out.. Build up soil with well rotted manure before planting. Mulch well, to retain moisture and to keep the fruit clean. Strawberries need to be watered regularly.. Strawberries grow well in pots. This variety of strawberry produces medium white coloured fruit. Fruit is produced in summer and autumn. Produces a sweet flavoured berry.