Virginia strawberry, Indian strawberry, scarlet strawberry, strawberry, wild strawberry.
A low-running perennial with 3 ovate toothed leaflets. The flowers have 5 white petals, and the fruit is red.
March to June or later.
Fields, open slopes, borders of woods.
Leaves and fruit.
Leaves of this plant are mildly astringent; the fruit has been used as an old-time gout remedy and refrigerant.