Taxon  Report   6827 
Potentilla anserina  L.  ssp. anserina 
Silver weed cinquefoil
Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina
© 2002 Margo Bors
More photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina
© 2011 Tom Schweich
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Potentilla
Parent Record Potentilla anserina
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Argentina anserina
More information about  Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (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:   (Accessed: Sep 26, 2018).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.