The barren strawberry is an ornamental groundcover that is native to the eastern part of the US. It has green leaves that appear in groups of three and in spring five-petaled yellow-flowers appear. This plant is very hardy and able to withstand clay soils and is unattractive to deer. It grows to about six inches in height and about twelve inches in width and will naturalize in most settings.
March - April, May - June
Bedding or Border, Groundcover, Understory
Resistant To Deer, Native to Midwest