Waldsteinia fragarioides

Appalachain Barren Strawberry

Names and Myths

Waldsteinia for Frances Adam 1759-1823 Count of Waldenstein

Fragarioides like Fragaria

Natural history / Folklore

Looks like a strawberry with Yellow flowers in moist or dry woods. The red fruits are very small and lack the taste of true strawberries.


Yellow flowered, leaves similar to wild strawberry, fruit dry and lacking in sweetness.

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