Taxon  Report   6827 
Potentilla anserina  L.  ssp. anserina 
Silver weed cinquefoil
Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina
© 2011 Tom Schweich
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Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina
© 2002 Margo Bors
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Potentilla
Parent Record Potentilla anserina
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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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.
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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: Jun 18, 2018).

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