Alpine Strawberry Overview
Fragaria vesca is a spreading perennial plant from the Rosaceae family. It produces sharply toothed leaves in groups of 3, they are bright green in colour. Commonly known by the names Alpine Strawberry, Wild Strawberry and Woodland Strawberry. Flowers appear in spring, they are white in colour and lead onto edible red fruits measuring up to 1cm in length, called Strawberries. Alpine Strawberry also produces stolons, these are horizontal stems above the ground that can root and form new plants.