Taxon  Report   3609 
Fragaria vesca  L.
California Strawberry,  Wild Strawberry, Wood Strawberry, woodland strawberry

Fragaria vesca
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Fragaria vesca, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Fragaria vesca
© 2006 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Fragaria
Closed-cone Pine Forest, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Fragaria crinita
TJM2: Fragaria vesca ssp. bracteata
 Information about  Fragaria vesca  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 04, 2015).

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