Barren Strawberry

Latin Name:

Potentilla sterilis

Manx Name:

soo thallooin shast

Season:

March - June

Locations where this species is found:
Glen Mooar, Port St Mary, Glen Maye, Glen Auldyn, Groudle Glen, Clypse and Kerrowdhoo

A rare sight on the island, and easily missed as these flowers are very small. These flowers are very similar in appearance to strawberry flowers, but don't produce any fruit.
The Manx name for this flower is "soo thallooin shast".
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