The "Indian" in the name refers not to Native Americans, but to the country in Asia. Indian strawberry is native to India and adjacent parts of Asia.
- Synonyms: Duchesnea indica
- Family: rose (Rosaceae)
- Habitat: moist waste places, lawns
- Height: 2-5 inches
- Flower size: 1/2 to 3/4 inch across
- Flower color: yellow
- Flowering time: April to August
- Origin: Asia
Indian strawberry has fruits that look like strawberries, but they have no flavor.