Fragaria vesca

(Wild strawberry)

LPPLants_-_57
Type
Fruit
Planted
2019
Edible?
No
Culinary Uses?
No
Native?
No
Naturally occurring on site?
No
Propagated Here?
No

Description

Low growing attractive wild strawberry, reproducing enthusiastically with runners bearing plantlets. White blooms followed in early to mid-summer by many fruits. 8cm x 10cm

Culinary Uses

Delicious fruits raw or cooked.

Provenance

Unknown, possibly here before we were

Cultivation

Unfussy, seeds and spreads by runner all over the gardens here

Maintenance

Pull out or clip unwanted runners as it can be invasive.