Taxon  Report   6866 
Potentilla recta  L.
Sulphur cinquefoil
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Potentilla recta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Potentilla recta
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Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Potentilla
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Potentilla recta var. obscura
PLANTS: Potentilla recta var. pilosa
PLANTS: Potentilla recta var. sulphurea
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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: Mar 20, 2018).

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