Strawberries are a tasty and delightful fruit that nearly everyone has grown to love. The fruit is used in a variety of desserts, drinks, and other dishes — or you can just eat them as a standalone treat. There are museums and festivals dedicated to this little fruit. Besides the obvious tasty treat, there are some interesting facts as well as health benefits of strawberries that many people may not know about. Let’s take a look at some interesting facts about strawberries, and maybe this’ll make you want to go and get a punnet!
They’re Not Berries
Strawberries are actually not considered to be true berries since their seeds are on the outside. Real berries have seeds inside of them.
Strawberries are a member of the rose family since they are a flowering plant.