Fragaria nilgerrensis ex. China Wild White Strawberry
25 seeds per packet. The seeds offered come from plants grown from seeds originally collected on Mount Emei in Sichuan, China. A wild species of Strawberry that is rare in cultivation and is native to meadows on mountain slopes and the valley forests of China, Taiwan, east India and north Vietnam. It is a ground covering plant spreading via runners with typical strawberry foliage and small, attractive, edible, white and pale pink fruits. The fruits have a peach-like fragrance and taste . Flowering early summer and fruits from July to August. Height 15 to 25 cm. Sun to part shade in any well-drained, moisture retentive soil. Warm germinator.