Waldsteinia Fragarioides

Barren Strawberry

Type: Perennials, Groundcovers
Height: Short 8" (Plant 14" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Spring to Late Spring
Sun-Shade: Mostly Sunny to Mostly Shady
Zones: 4-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay
Flower / Accent: Yellow / Yellow
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
In springtime, soft yellow flowers adorn this hardy evergreen carpet. Light green leaves work well as an underplanting to small trees. Waldsteinia Fragarioides is a tough little performer that does well in woodland gardens and on shady banks. Road salt tolerant. Native to the entire Mid-Eastern and Eastern US.

Features to Note:

  • Foot Traffic Tolerant
  • Evergreen
  • Groundcovers
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant

Waldsteinia General Information:

Waldsteinia are ornamental, strawberry-like plants that form a dense, weed-smothering carpet. Shiny leaves with yellow buttercup flowers. Easy to maintain and adapts to most soil types. Fruit is not edible.

Waldsteinia Plant Care:

Prefers moist, humus-rich soil. Can be divided in spring or fall. Spreads by runner-like rhizomes. Does not tolerate heat & humidity.

$8.95 ea.
(3+) $8.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: WAFR