Woodland strawberry


Photo of woodland strawberry (Fragaria vesca)

Fragaria vesca

Herbaceous perennial; highly stoloniferous. Leaves trifolate, elliptic to obovate, with rounded serrations, paler below. Flowers saucer-shaped, 5-petaled, white-pinkish. Fruits born if sunlight and nutrients are sufficient; generally <1cm broad.

Giblin, David. 2017. WTU Herbarium Image Collection - Burke Museum. University of Washington. Accessed 4 June 2017. http://biology.burke.washington.edu/herbarium/imagecollection.php?Genus=Fragaria& Species=vesca

Habitat Type Tolerance Invasive?
Moist forest floors, riparian areas, meadows across North America. Partial sun No