Papandreou, Leo. “Wild Strawberry.” MizGingerSnaps Galleries. Flickr.com, 3 May 2009. Web. 1 Mar. 2016.
|Scientific Name||Fragaria virginiana|
|Common Names||Virginia Strawberry|
|Medicinal or Edible Section||Fruit, Leaves, Roots|
|Medicinal and Edible Uses||Fruit- edible, can be used in dentistry to remove tartar; Leaves- used as tea substitute, used as nerve tonic, dried and powdered can be used to treat open sores; Roots- tea can be diuretic, treats diarrhea, gonorrhea, stomach and lung diseases|
|Used to treat||Diarrhea, Kidney/Diuretics, Psychological Aids|
Sandy Hook Herbarium can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally.
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