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Fragaria virginiana ssp. virginiana Duchesne
USDA Symbol: frviv
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Strawberry-leaf tea provides a refreshing drink that is rich in vitamin C and minerals. For centurues, it has been used as a safe(thought not necessarily effective) remedy for everything from insanity to tuberculosis. (Kershaw)
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , VA , VT , WI , WV Canada: NS
, SK Native Habitat:
Prairie/Meadow/Field USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N),
Growing ConditionsSoil Moisture: Dry
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff