Taxon  Report   12148 
Potentilla glaucophylla  Lehm.
Blueleaf cinquefoil
Potentilla glaucophylla
© 2016 Steve Matson (var. glaucophylla)
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Potentilla glaucophylla
© 2016 Steve Matson (var. glaucophylla)
Potentilla glaucophylla, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Potentilla glaucophylla
© 2016 Steve Matson (var. glaucophylla)
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Potentilla
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN
PLANTS accepted name: Potentilla diversifolia var. diversifolia
More information about  Potentilla glaucophylla
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

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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: Sep 23, 2018).

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