Taxon  Report   2826    
Duchesnea indica  (Andrews) Focke
Indian strawberry,  Mock strawberry
Duchesnea indica
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Duchesnea indica
© 2013 David popp
Duchesnea indica
© 2016 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Duchesnea indica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Duchesnea indica
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Duchesnea
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: escaped cultivar

Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Fragaria indica
PLANTS: Potentilla indica
More information about  Duchesnea indica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Dec 11, 2018).

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