Fragaria virginiana subsp. grayana

(E. Vilmorin ex J. Gay) Staudt

Canad. J. Bot. 40: 881. 1962.

Basionym: Fragaria grayana E. Vilmorin ex J. Gay Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 4, 8: 202. 1857
Synonyms: F. virginiana var. illinoensis A. Gray
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 9. Treatment on page 278. Mentioned on page 277.

Stolons spreading-hairy. Leaves: petiole spreading-hairy (usually densely so); leaflet blade green to bright green, not glaucous, terminal leaflets slightly rhombic to broadly elliptic, not leathery, margins sharply serrate throughout, teeth: relative number 0.2–0.5. Peduncles and pedicels spreading-hairy (usually densely so). Flowers 14.8–25.5 mm diam. (pistillate), 19–29.8 mm diam. (bisexual and staminate). Fruits: bractlets slightly clasping or spreading to ± reflexed. 2n = 56.

Phenology: Flowering spring.
Habitat: Forest openings, forest edges, meadows
Elevation: 200–1000 m


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Ala., Ark., Ill., Ind., Kans., Ky., La., Miss., Mo., Nebr., N.Y., Ohio, Okla., Pa., Tenn., Tex., Va., Wis.


Selected References


Lower Taxa

Günter Staudt† +
(E. Vilmorin ex J. Gay) Staudt +
Fragaria grayana +
Ala. +, Ark. +, Ill. +, Ind. +, Kans. +, Ky. +, La. +, Miss. +, Mo. +, Nebr. +, N.Y. +, Ohio +, Okla. +, Pa. +, Tenn. +, Tex. +, Va. +  and Wis. +
200–1000 m +
Forest openings, forest edges, meadows +
Flowering spring. +
Canad. J. Bot. +
F. virginiana var. illinoensis +
Fragaria virginiana subsp. grayana +
Fragaria virginiana +
subspecies +