Download Seed: Achenes of wild strawberry after they were removed from the fruit, 1-1.5 mm long. (53 KB)
Download Seedling: Two month old seedling grown in research greenhouse at SDSU. (69 KB)
Download Vegetative: Basal, trifoliate leaves of wild strawberry in mid August, leaflets 1.5-7 cm long. (52 KB)
Download Flowering: The flowers have five sepals and five petals. (91 KB)
Download Fruiting: The fruit is red, juicy, and fleshy. (54 KB)
Native American Name
Dakota: ''Wazhushtech (*Wazhooshtei)''
Fragaria virginiana is a(n) perennial herbaceous, which grows 5 cm to 20 cm in height. This species is commonly found prairies, open woodlands, stream valleys, roadsides, much of US. The leaves are short-petiolulate. Fragaria virginiana has white white flowers that bloom from March to June.