Genus of rhizomatous, perennial herbs with compound trifoliate leaves and white or pink flowers borne in late spring. Red, edible flowers (strawberris) appear in early summer.
Latin name: Fragaria vesca
They require moist, drained, neutral or alkaline soils and sunny or semi shaded sites.
Plant in groups for ground-covering, in rock gardens or in flowerpots.
Propagated by division.
Ground-covering plant with green leaves and white flowers with large, round-shaped petals, borne in mid-spring.