Hecker Strawberry Plant

  • Released by the University of California in 1979
  • US Plant Patent #4507
  • Cal 65.65-601 x Cal 66.96-101
  • Tested as Cal 69.141-101 and CN7

Hecker strawberry plant has commercial potential for fruit stands and Pick-Your-Own operations due to heavy production. It should perform well everywhere, including Alaska, as it is a day-neutral cultivar. Fruit is medium size with excellent flavor. Similar to Brighton, but more cold hardy.