*Potentilla indica (Andrews) T. Wolf. Phen: Feb-frost. Hab: Disturbed areas, lawns, gardens, weedy clearings. Dist: Native of Asia.
ID notes:The strawberry-like fruit is not sweet; it can also be distinguished from Fragaria by its whitish interior flesh. The leaves are more coarsely and crenately toothed than Fragaria
Origin/Endemic status: E. and se. Asia
Other Comments: .
Synonymy: = K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Va; = Duchesnea indica (Andrews) Focke – Ar, C, F, G, GrPl, Il, K1, NcTx, Pa, RAB, S, Tn, Tx, W, WH3, WV; > Duchesnea indica (Andrews) Focke var. indica – FNA9