- Common Name(s):
- Wild strawberry
Spreads by runners; edible fruit.
Wildlife Value: Members of the genus Fragaria support the following specialized bee: Andrena (Micrandrena) melanochroa.
- Three obovate, dentate, coarsely toothed leaflets on a slender stalk; 1-2 in. long; hairy
- Five round, white petals in a flat cluster; sweet, fleshy, red fruit
- Old fields, woodland borders
- Life Cycle:
NCCES plant id: 2578