Calflora
Taxon  Report   6838    
Potentilla flabellifolia  Hook. ex Torr. & A. Gray
Fan leaved cinquefoil,  High mountain cinquefoil
Potentilla flabellifolia
© 2004 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Potentilla flabellifolia
© 2010 Steve Matson
Potentilla flabellifolia
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Potentilla flabellifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Potentilla flabellifolia
© 2010 Dan Shimmon
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Potentilla
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Potentilla flabellifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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 (POFL3)

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 15, 2018).

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