barren strawberry


barren strawberry
a low-growing plant, Waldsteinia fragarioides, of the rose family, native to north temperate regions, having long stalks with three toothed leaflets and yellow flowers.
[1890-95, Amer.; so called because the fruit is dry and inedible]

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  • barrenstrawberry — barren strawberry n. A low growing, eastern North American perennial herb (Waldsteinia fragarioides) having strawberrylike leaves, yellow flowers, and small, dry, inedible fruit. * * * …   Universalium

  • Waldsteinia fragarioides — ID 88382 Symbol Key WAFR Common Name Appalachian barren strawberry Family Rosaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, GA, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, NH, NJ …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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