Strawberries

Superfood

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Benefits

Improves heart health

Lowers cholesterol

Leads to a healthy immune system

Nutreints

Vitamins C, B, A, E, and K

Folate

Iron

Copper

Potassium

Fiber

Calcium

Manganese

History

First grew wildly in Italy 2,200 years ago

Discovered in Virginia by the first Europeans

In California strawberries have only been there since the early 1900’s and now produces over 80% of the strawberries grown in the United States.

Interesting Facts

There is a museum in Belgium just for strawberries.

Strawberries are the only fruit with seeds on the outside.

Strawberries are the first fruit to ripen in the spring.