wild strawberry

noun

Definition of wild strawberry

1 : an uncultivated plant of the genus Fragaria: such as
a : a European plant (F. vesca) naturalized or native in North America having luscious red or rarely white fruit and being one of the species used in breeding the common garden strawberry
b : virginia strawberry
c : chilean strawberry
2 : the fruit of a wild strawberry plant

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“Wild strawberry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wild%20strawberry. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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