Calflora
Taxon  Report   6853    
Potentilla gracilis  Hook.  var. gracilis 
Graceful cinquefoil,  Slender cinquefoil
Potentilla gracilis var. gracilis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Potentilla
Parent: Potentilla gracilis
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Potentilla longipedunculata
PLANTS: Potentilla macropetala
More information about  Potentilla gracilis var. gracilis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (POGRG3)


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: Apr 21, 2019).