Wildflowers of Toronto's High Park​​

Strawberry 

Family: Rose​​
​Genus: Fragaria

​Two species of this genus, both native to Ontario, are found in High Park.
​Perennial.  Spread by runners. 
​​​Strawberry, wild ​​
F. virginiana 

Blooms: Spring
Habitat: Fields and meadows

​Flowers grow in clusters​
​Flower width: 15-25 mm

​Flower stem not taller than leaves.
​Terminal tooth of leaf smaller than 2 adjacent teeth.
​​​Strawberry, woodland
F. vesca

Blooms: Spring
Habitat: Fields and meadows

​Flowers grow in clusters​
​Flower width: 15-25 mm

​Flower stem often taller than leaves.
​Terminal tooth of leaf longer than 2 adjacent teeth.