WANTED: Indian Strawberry
Weedy plant that tends to be ground-hugging and has 5 yellow petals that flower and arise from the leafy joints along the stems. The fruits of this plant resemble a tiny strawberry except the fruit has no flavor and contains no juice. It's flowering height can reach up to 2 and a half inches and the stem length can get to be more than 1 foot.
Open areas in fields, prairies, and woods. Usually found in urban, suburban, and disturbed areas. The plant is native to eastern and southern Asia.
The strawberry plant originated in India.
Species Last Spotted
Species has invaded the United States.
Species May Be Heading
The species may be heading to lawns all over the United States.