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Wild Strawberry


WILD STRAWBERRY
Fragaria virginiana Rose Family  Rosaceae
April - June Common
Description: From 3 to 10 inches tall. Leaves are divided into 3 toothed segments. Fruits are a smaller and much tastier edition of the garden strawberry, Wild strawberries usually have a sharper flavor than the garden strawberry. The indian strawberry, Duchesnea indica, is similar but with yellow flowers and tasteless fruits.

Location: Fields, wood borders, roadsides.

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