Calflora
Taxon  Report   2826    
Duchesnea indica  (Andrews) Focke
Indian strawberry,  Mock strawberry
Duchesnea indica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
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Bloom Period
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Duchesnea
Subspecies and Varieties:

Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands

Communities: escaped cultivar

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Fragaria indica
PLANTS: Potentilla indica
More information about  Duchesnea indica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
USDA PLANTS Profile (DUIN)

BONAP Distribution Map


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2020).