Puget Summer Strawberry Plant

  • Released by Washington State Univ., Oregon State Univ., Univ. of Idaho, and the USDA-ARS in 1999
  • US Plant Patent #12067 (patented as Schwartze, trademarked as Puget Summer)
  • Nanimo x ORUS 1076-124
  • Tested as WSU 2310

Puget Summer strawberry plant is an extremely late-season short-day cultivar with high yields.  The fruit are sweet, large, and firm.  It caps well and has good color, but it may be too late for some commercial processors.  It also does well in local fresh market operations.