About Alpines

Fraises des bois is a French word for strawberries of the woods. The strawberries are also known by other names including: Fragaria vesca: Alpine Strawberry, Perpetual Strawberry, Wild Strawberry, Wood Strawberry, Woodland Strawberry, Monthly Strawberry, American Strawberry, European Strawberry, European Woodland Strawberry, Fraise, fraises des bois, fraisier des bois, fresa, fresa silvestre, Walderbeer, Ye Cao Mei, Cilek, fraisier alpin, fraisier commun and others.

For an excellent resource on strawberries take a look at The Strawberry: History, Breeding and Physiology by George M Darrow. A complet online version is available HERE.

This site is a member of THE STRAWBERRY STORE family of web sites:

The Strawberry Store Pine Berries Alpine Strawberries
Strawberry Seed Store Fraises Des Bois Virginia Strawberry
Gourmet Strawberry Seeds Berry Aromatic Wood Strawberries
Alpine Strawberry Seeds Yellow Strawberries Musk Strawberries