cultivated strawberry


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Related to cultivated strawberry: Fragaria ananassa
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Noun1.cultivated strawberry - widely cultivatedcultivated strawberry - widely cultivated      
strawberry - sweet fleshy red fruit
Fragaria, genus Fragaria - strawberries
strawberry - any of various low perennial herbs with many runners and bearing white flowers followed by edible fruits having many small achenes scattered on the surface of an enlarged red pulpy berry
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1806: Michael Keen, of Isleworth in Middlesex, exhibited the first edible cultivated strawberry, which he called Keen's seedling.
1806: Michael Keen, of Isleworth, exhibited the first edible cultivated strawberry, which he called Keen's Seedling.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Scientists have sequenced and analyzed the genome of the cultivated strawberry, which will provide a genetic roadmap to help more precisely select desired traits.
As a result of an (http://www.botgard.ucla.edu/html/botanytextbooks/economicbotany/Fragaria/index.html) initial fortuitous pollination , these two species were crossed, giving rise to the cultivated strawberry we eat today, (http://www.pfaf.org/user/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Fragaria+x+ananassa) Fragaria ananassa , sometimes known as the "garden strawberry".
Introgression of wild species into the cultivated strawberry using synthetic octoploids.