Taxon  Report   3610 
Fragaria virginiana  Mill.
Mountain strawberry,  Scarlet strawberry, Virginia strawberry
Fragaria virginiana
© 2005 George Rembert
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Fragaria virginiana
© 2005 George Rembert
Fragaria virginiana
© 2011 Jean Pawek
Fragaria virginiana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Fragaria virginiana
© 2003 Michael Charters
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Fragaria
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Fragaria virginiana ssp. glauca
ICPN: Fragaria virginiana ssp. platypetala
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 16, 2018).

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