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Duchesnea indica : fact sheet


Species name:
Duchesnea indica
Common names:
Indian mock strawberry ,Wild strawberry ,Wilde aarbei
Description:
Indian mock strawberry, Groundcover

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 25cm
Width:
Spreading
Sun:
Full sun or full shade
Water:
Likes dampness
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Ground cover - perennial
Usage:
Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Edible Leaves ,Traditional Medicine
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Semi-Evergreen ,Foliage Particularly Attractive

Plant suppliers

Green Cube

Cape Town
tel: 0834353197
email: arlo@greencube.co.za
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Rondeberg Nursery

Atlantis
tel: 0797963759
email: rondebergnur.christie@gmail.com
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Tulbagh Kwekery

Tulbagh
tel: 0232300694
email: plants@tulbaghnursery.co.za
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