Wild Strawberry

Fragaria vesca

  • Wild Strawberry
  • Wild Strawberry
  • Wild Strawberry
  • Wild Strawberry
  • Flower name
    Wild Strawberry
  • Scientific name
    Fragaria vesca
  • Aliasエゾヘビイチゴ, 蝦夷蛇苺, wild strawberry
  • Place of origin northern hemisphere
  • Place of floweringFields and footpaths
  • Flowering seasonApril, May

What is Wild Strawberry

Wild Strawberry , scientific name:Fragaria vesca, is a perennial herb of thee family Rosaceae native to the northern hemisphere. It is one of the species of Fragaria ananassa. Feral in Hokkaido in Japan wild strawberry, so known as Fragaria vesca (unpleasant upwardness ezo). It drows the liners from the base of the stem, where the breed. Give the Strawberry fruit and edible.

Generic name: Wild strawberry、scientific name: Fragaria vesca , also known as: woodland strawberry, Alpine strawberry , origin: Northern Hemisphere plant: 3 - 15 cm, in leaf color: green leaves in the fall, Trifoliate compound leaves: leaf (with three-lobed), leaf margin: serrated, phyllotaxis: alternate, inflorescence size: umbel, flower color: white, petal number: 5, flower diameter:1.5~2cm, : Fruits: achenes, fruit color: red, harvest from March through October, applications: fruit


  • Order
    Rosales
  • Family
    Rosaceae
  • Genus
    Fragaria
  • Species
    F. vesca
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Scattered inflorescence/ umbrella shape
  • Petal shape
    Five-petal
  • Leaf type
    3-fold compound leaf
  • Edge of the leaf
    Toothed
  • Life typePerennial herbaceous plant
  • Flower colorsWhite
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height3.0 ~ 15.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower1.5 ~ 2.0 cm

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