Geum fragarioides (Michx.) Smedmark  
Family: Rosaceae
barren-strawberry
[Dalibarda fragarioides Michx., Waldsteinia fragarioides , Waldsteinia fragarioides subsp. fragarioides ]
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Matthew L. Wagner  
Etymology: Waldsteinia: for German botanist, Francis Adams, Count of Waldstein-Wartenburg
Plants: erect, perennial, 4"-6" tall forb
Leaves: basal, wider at the top, on stalks about the same length as the leaves, 3-parted into toothed and shallow-lobed leaflets
Flowers: yellow, 5-parted, 1/3"-3/4" wide; inflorescence a few to several stalked flowers; blooms April-May
Fruits: dry seed
Habitat: moist to dry; pine forests, clearings
Conservation Status: Native
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Merel R. Black  
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Kitty Kohout  
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Christopher Noll  
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Aaron Carlson  
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