Fragaria x ananassa
Weight: 1 g
Length: 3.5 cm
This dehydrated strawberry specimen flattened as it dried. It is unclear whether this has any relation to the absence of leaves, as mentioned in the description of the Strawberry with Leaves.
After citrus fruit, strawberries are the next-most-commonly items donated to The Dehydrated Food Museum. It is not entirely clear to museum researchers why this is so. NEXT >