Fruit - raw or cooked
. The fruit has the appearance and texture of a strawberry but very little flavour[K].
There are no material uses listed for Duchesnea filipendula.
There are no medicinal uses listed for Duchesnea filipendula.
Seed - sow spring in a sunny position in a greenhouse. Germination usually takes place within 1 - 6 weeks or more at 15°c. A period of cold stratification may speed up germination. When large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and plant them out in the summer.
Division of runners in spring or late summer. Very easy, they can be planted out straight into their permanent positions.
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We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain. Judging by other members of this genus it probably prefers a moist but well-drained soil in a sunny position and grows well in a rock garden.
This species is cultivated for its edible fruit in China
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There are no interactions listed for Duchesnea filipendula. Do you know of an interaction that should be listed here? edit this page to add it.
Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Duchesnea filipendula.
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