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Why Do Strawberries Have Their Seeds on the Outside?

Shipman, M. (2016, May 10). Why Do Strawberries Have Their Seeds on the Outside? NC State University. https://news.ncsu.edu/2016/05/strawberry-seeds-2016/ - :~:text=Those “seeds” on the outside,the flower to the stem.

“Why do strawberries have their seeds on the outside, instead of on the inside?” That was the question one of my daughters asked recently. I had no idea, so I reached out to Chris Gunter, an associate professor of horticultural science at NC State. And the answer surprised me. Do strawberries actually keep their seeds outside the fruit? To continue reading, follow the link above.