Fragaria vesca 'Montana de Oro'
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Species Name: Fragaria vesca 'Montana de Oro'
Common Name: Montana de Oro wood strawberry
- Excellent groundcover for shade. Smothers weeds and adds color beneath trees or shrubs. Tasty small fruit.
- Plant Family: Rosaceae
- Plant Type: Groundcover
- Height by Width: 4 in. H x 4' W
- Growth Habit: Low, spreading
- Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
- Growth Rate: Fast
- Sun Exposure: Full to part shade
- Soil Preference: Adaptable
- Water Requirements: Occasional to regular
- Cold Hardy to: 10 degrees F
- Flower Season: Spring/Summer
- Flower Color: White
- Distribution: Selected for the garden
- Natural Habitat: Selected for the garden
- Care and Maintenance
- Other Names
- Bornstein, Carol, David Fross, and Bart O'Brien. California Native Plants for the Garden. Los Olivos, CA: Cachuma Press. 2005.