Puget Reliance Strawberry Plant

  • Released by Washington State Univ., Oregon State Univ., Univ. of Idaho, and the USDA-ARS in 1994
  • US Plant Patent #9310
  • WSU 1945 x BC 77-2-72
  • Tested as WSU 1988

Puget Reliance strawberry plants produce high yields of large, medium-red conic fruit that is good for processing or local fresh market.  It is virus tolerant.  Season is similar to ‘Totem’.  The plant has an erect growth habit, and unripe fruit are usually held off the ground, providing some degree of avoidance to fruit rot.