Flora of Mount Holyokeby Karen Searcy
Taxonomy
Wild Strawberry
Fragaria virginiana Rocky woods
Rosaceae
Flowering Periodmid-May - June
(c) KBS
HabitatRocky woods, trail margins and openings
Height6 - 8 inches
DescriptionHerbaceous perennial with compound leaves divided into 3 leaflets. The one to several flowers are in a flat-topped inflorescence.
LeavesThe terminal tooth on each leaflet is shorter than the adjacent two.
(c) PW
DistributionHerbaceous perennial with compound leaves divided into 3 leaflets. The one to several flowers are in a flat-topped inflorescence.
NotesWoodland strawberry is much less common and has the terminal tooth on each leaflet is longer than the adjacent two.