Strawberries are easy to grow in container pots

Wednesday, April 15, 2009 | 12:01 a.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — Strawberries are not just grown in traditional gardens but can also be grown in containers, window boxes and also in a container known as a "strawberry pot." These pots are shaped like an urn and have "pockets" up and down the sides. They look like dirt or water may fall right out of them. These pots are one of the easiest and most convenient ways to grow and harvest strawberries, which is are a member of the rose family.