Calflora
Taxon  Report   6849    
Potentilla gracilis  Hook.
Northwest cinquefoil,  Slender cinquefoil
Potentilla gracilis
© 2003 Michael Charters
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Potentilla gracilis
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Potentilla gracilis
© 2011 Ron Wolf
Potentilla gracilis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Potentilla gracilis
© 2009 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Communities: Coastal Prairie, Northern Oak Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Potentilla gracilis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (POGR9)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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