Calflora
Taxon  Report   11608    
Drymocallis glandulosa  (Lindl.) Rydb.
Sticky cinquefoil
Drymocallis glandulosa
© 2003 Michael Charters
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Drymocallis glandulosa
© 2007 California Native Plant Society
Drymocallis glandulosa
© 2007 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Drymocallis glandulosa, 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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Drymocallis glandulosa
© 2017 Elysa DuCharme
Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Potentilla glandulosa ssp. glandulosa

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Potentilla glandulosa
More information about  Drymocallis glandulosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (POGLG4)

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 17, 2019).