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  1. Family: Rosaceae Juss.
    1. Fragaria L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Europe, Asia-Tropical, Africa, Hawaii, Southern America, Northern America and Asia-Temperate..


    Rosaceae, R. A. Graham. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1960

    Perennial stoloniferous herbs
    Leaves trifoliolate, densely clustered from a basal rosette
    Flowers pentamerous, protogynous
    Petals and epicalyx present
    Fruit consisting of many, small 1-seeded achenes covering the accrescent, juicy, succulent receptacle.



    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Alabama, Alaska, Albania, Alberta, Altay, Amur, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Assam, Austria, Azores, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, California, Central European Rus, Chile Central, Chile South, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Colorado, Connecticut, Corse, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, Denmark, District of Columbia, East European Russia, East Himalaya, Finland, Florida, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Guatemala, Hawaii, Hungary, Iceland, Idaho, Illinois, India, Indiana, Inner Mongolia, Iowa, Iran, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Krym, Kuril Is., Labrador, Lebanon-Syria, Louisiana, Madeira, Maine, Manchuria, Manitoba, Maryland, Masachusettes, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Mongolia, Montana, Myanmar, Nebraska, Nepal, Netherlands, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Newfoundland, North Carolina, North Caucasus, North Dakota, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Pennsylvania, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Prince Edward I., Qinghai, Québec, Rhode I., Romania, Sakhalin, Sardegna, Saskatchewan, Sicilia, South Carolina, South Dakota, South European Russi, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Tennessee, Texas, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Tuva, Ukraine, Utah, Vermont, Vietnam, Virginia, Washington, West Himalaya, West Siberia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia, Yukon

    Introduced into:

    Argentina Northwest, Baleares, Brazil South, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ivory Coast, Jawa, Kenya, Malaya, Mauritius, New Guinea, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Northern Provinces, Philippines, Rwanda, Réunion, Sumatera, Tanzania, Trinidad-Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

    Accepted Species

    Other Data

    Fragaria L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    s.coll. [Cat. no. s.n.] K001132339


    First published in Sp. Pl.: 494 (1753)


    Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • L., Gen. Pl., ed. 5: 218 (1754)
    • Sp. Pl.: 494 (1753)


    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa

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