Strawberry

World: Plantae
Episode: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Team: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Rosoideae
Genus: Fragaria L.
Species: Fragaria daltoniana - Fragaria iinumae - Fragaria nipponica and so on.
Latin Name: Fragaria × ananassa

It is a kind of herbaceous plant whose native country is America. Strawberries grown in every region in our country are produced most in the Mediterranean, Aegean and Marmara regions. While early strawberry cultivation is carried out in the Mediterranean and Aegean regions, it is cultivated in the late season in the Marmara region. The provinces with the highest strawberry production are Mersin, Aydın, Antalya and Bursa respectively.

Strawberry is one of the richest fruits in terms of vitamin C and polyphenolic compounds. Vitamin C in strawberry strengthens the immune system and protects the body against diseases. Strawberry contains antioxidants and vitamin C to help protect eye health.

In terms of nutritional values;
Energy: 33 kcal
Carbohydrate: 7.68 g
Protein: 0.67 g
Oil: 0,30 g
Dietary Fiber: 2,00 gr.

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