Taxon  Report   11544 
Comarum palustre  L.
Marsh cinquefoil
Comarum palustre , a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Comarum palustre
© 2006 Steve Matson
Comarum palustre
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Comarum
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Potentilla palustris var. parvifolia
PLANTS: Potentilla palustris var. villosa
TJM2 + PLANTS: Potentilla palustris
 Information about  Comarum palustre  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (COPA28)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2014).

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