Taxon  Report   6834 
Potentilla drummondii  Lehm.
Drummond's cinquefoil
Potentilla drummondii
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Click on a photo to see it bigger.
Potentilla drummondii
© 2008 Christopher L. Christie
Potentilla drummondii
© 2012 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Potentilla drummondii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Potentilla drummondii
© 2003 Michael Charters
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Potentilla
Subalpine Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Shadscale Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Potentilla drummondii

Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Potentilla drummondii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: Mar 22, 2018).

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