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Potentilla argentea
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Potentilla argentea

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Potentilla argentea
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Potentilla argentea
Potentilla canadensis, Dwarf Cinquefoil
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Potentilla canadensis, Dwarf Cinquefoil
Potentilla simplex, Common Cinquefoil
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Potentilla simplex, Common Cinquefoil
Potentilla canadensis, Dwarf Cinquefoil
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Potentilla canadensis, Dwarf Cinquefoil
Potentilla simplex, Common Cinquefoil
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Potentilla simplex, Common Cinquefoil

Potentilla fruticosa
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Potentilla fruticosa
Potentilla canadensis
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Potentilla canadensis
Potentilla canadensis
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Potentilla canadensis
Potentilla canadensis
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Potentilla canadensis
Potentilla simplex
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Potentilla simplex

Potentilla simplex
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Potentilla simplex
Potentilla simplex
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Potentilla simplex
Potentilla simplex
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Potentilla simplex
Potentilla canadensis
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Potentilla canadensis
Kinds

Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Andrenidae  Andrena auricoma @ UCRC_ENT (2); AMNH_BEE (2)

Andrena birtwelli @ AMNH_BEE (1); RMBL_ENT (1)

Andrena cyanophila @ RMBL_ENT (2); UCRC_ENT (1)

Panurginus cressoniellus @ RMBL_ENT (1)

Panurginus ineptus @ RMBL_ENT (14)
Aphididae  Acyrthosiphon ( @ NCSU_ENT (3)

Chaetosiphon fragaefolii @ AMNH_PBI (9)

Chaetosiphon potentillae @ NCSU_ENT (2)

Chaetosiphon thomasi @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Macrosiphum ( @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Myzus ( @ AMNH_PBI (3)
Apidae  Anthophora californica @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Anthophora urbana @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Bombus bifarius @ RMBL_ENT (5)

Bombus flavifrons @ RMBL_ENT (1)

Bombus frigidus @ RMBL_ENT (8)

Bombus mixtus @ RMBL_ENT (1)

Bombus occidentalis @ RMBL_ENT (1)

Bombus sylvicola @ RMBL_ENT (3)

Ceratina calcarata @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Ceratina dupla @ UCMS_ENT (1)

Ceratina neomexicana @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Nomada cressonii @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Braconidae  Aphidius ( @ AMNH_PBI (4)
Chaetosiphonaceae  Chaetosiphon ( @ AMNH_PBI (6)
Halictidae  Augochlorella aurata @ CUIC_ENT (1); AMNH_BEE (2)

Augochloropsis metallica @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Halictus ligatus @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Halictus tripartitus @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Lasioglossum albipenne @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Lasioglossum anomalum @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Lasioglossum aquilae @ CUIC_ENT (1)

Lasioglossum leucocomum @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Lasioglossum pectorale @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Lasioglossum perpunctatum @ AMNH_BEE (4)

Lasioglossum pruinosum @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Lasioglossum semicaeruleum @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Lasioglossum sisymbrii @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Sphecodes coronus @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Sphecodes dichrous @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Lygaeidae  Neortholomus scolopax @ AMNH_IZC (3)
Megachilidae  Anthidium maculosum @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Hoplitis fulgida @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Megachile angelarum @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Osmia georgica @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Osmia pusilla @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Stelis lateralis @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Miridae  Brooksetta viridicata @ AMNH_PBI (14)

Dacota hesperia @ AMNH_PBI (4)

Excentricoris oophorus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Lygus elisus @ AMNH_IZC (1)

Lygus lineolaris @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Lygus shulli @ AMNH_IZC (5)

Macrotylus multipunctatus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Macrotylus mundulus @ AMNH_PBI (12)

Macrotylus subattenuatus @ AMNH_PBI (15)

Orectoderus montanus @ AMNH_PBI (35)

Orectoderus obliquus @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Plagiognathus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

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Potentilla L.
cinquefoil

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General Information
Symbol: POTEN
Group: Dicot
Family: Rosaceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : AK   I,N,N?
CAN   I,N
GL   I,N
L48   I,N
SPM   I,N
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Rosales
Family Rosaceae – Rose family
Genus Potentilla L. – cinquefoil

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 85 species of Potentilla . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Potentilla acuminata</i>
H.M. Hall
Potentilla acuminata
tapertip cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla alba</i>
L.
Potentilla alba
white cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla albiflora</i>
L.O. Williams
Potentilla albiflora
whiteflower cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla ambigens</i>
Greene
Potentilla ambigens
silkyleaf cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla angelliae</i>
N.H. Holmgren
Potentilla angelliae
Boulder Mountain cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla anglica</i>
Laicharding
Potentilla anglica
English cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla argentea</i>
L.
Potentilla argentea
silver cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla arguta</i>
Pursh
Potentilla arguta
tall cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla atrosanguinea</i>
Lodd. ex D. Don
Potentilla atrosanguinea
ruby cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla basaltica</i>
Tiehm & Ertter
Potentilla basaltica
Soldier Meadows cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla biennis</i>
Greene
Potentilla biennis
biennial cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla biflora</i>
Willd. ex Schltdl.
Potentilla biflora
twoflower cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla bimundorum</i>
Soják
Potentilla bimundorum
staghorn cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla bipinnatifida</i>
Douglas ex Hook.
Potentilla bipinnatifida
tansy cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla brevifolia</i>
Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray
Potentilla brevifolia
sparseleaf cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla buccoana</i>
Clementi
Potentilla buccoana
Distribution of <i>
Potentilla canadensis</i>
L.
Potentilla canadensis
dwarf cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla cinerea</i>
Willd. ex Schlect.
Potentilla cinerea
abbotswood potentilla Distribution of <i>
Potentilla collina</i>
Wibel
Potentilla collina
palmleaf cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla concinna</i>
Richardson
Potentilla concinna
elegant cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla cottamii</i>
N.H. Holmgren
Potentilla cottamii
Pilot Range cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla crinita</i>
A. Gray
Potentilla crinita
bearded cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla cristae</i>
Ferlatte & Strother
Potentilla cristae
crested cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla diversifolia</i>
Lehm.
Potentilla diversifolia
varileaf cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla drummondii</i>
Lehm.
Potentilla drummondii
Drummond's cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla effusa</i>
Douglas ex Lehm.
Potentilla effusa
branched cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla elegans</i>
Cham. & Schltdl.
Potentilla elegans
silverweed Distribution of <i>
Potentilla erecta</i>
(L.) Raeusch.
Potentilla erecta
erect cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla fissa</i>
Nutt.
Potentilla fissa
bigflower cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla flabellifolia</i>
Hook. ex Torr. & A. Gray
Potentilla flabellifolia
high mountain cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla fragiformis</i>
Willd. ex Schltdl.
Potentilla fragiformis
strawberry cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla furcata</i>
A.E. Porsild
Potentilla furcata
forked cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla glandulosa</i>
Lindl.
Potentilla glandulosa
sticky cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla gracilis</i>
Douglas ex Hook.
Potentilla gracilis
slender cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla grayi</i>
S. Watson
Potentilla grayi
Gray's cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla hickmanii</i>
Eastw.
Potentilla hickmanii
Hickman's cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla hippiana</i>
Lehm.
Potentilla hippiana
woolly cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla hookeriana</i>
Lehm.
Potentilla hookeriana
Hooker's cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla inclinata</i>
Vill.
Potentilla inclinata
ashy cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla intermedia</i>
L.
Potentilla intermedia
downy cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla macounii</i>
Rydb.
Potentilla macounii
Macoun's cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla matsuokana</i>
Makino
Potentilla matsuokana
arctic cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla millefolia</i>
Rydb.
Potentilla millefolia
cutleaf cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla morefieldii</i>
Ertter, nom. inq.
Potentilla morefieldii
Morefield's cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla multijuga</i>
Lehm.
Potentilla multijuga
ballona cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla multisecta</i>
(S. Watson) Rydb.
Potentilla multisecta
featherleaf cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla nana</i>
Willd. ex Schltdl.
Potentilla nana
arctic cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla neumanniana</i>
Rchb.
Potentilla neumanniana
spring cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla newberryi</i>
A. Gray
Potentilla newberryi
Newberry's cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla nivea</i>
L.
Potentilla nivea
snow cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla norvegica</i>
L.
Potentilla norvegica
Norwegian cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla oblanceolata</i>
Rydb.
Potentilla oblanceolata
New Mexico cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla ovina</i>
Macoun ex J.M. Macoun
Potentilla ovina
sheep cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla paradoxa</i>
Nutt.
Potentilla paradoxa
Paradox cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla pectinisecta</i>
Rydb.
Potentilla pectinisecta
combleaf cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla pensylvanica</i>
L.
Potentilla pensylvanica
Pennsylvania cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla plattensis</i>
Nutt.
Potentilla plattensis
Platte River cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla pseudosericea</i>
Rydb.
Potentilla pseudosericea
silky cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla pulchella</i>
R. Br.
Potentilla pulchella
pretty cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla pulcherrima</i>
Lehm.
Potentilla pulcherrima
beautiful cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla recta</i>
L.
Potentilla recta
sulphur cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla reptans</i>
L.
Potentilla reptans
creeping cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla rimicola</i>
(Munz & I.M. Johnst.) Ertter
Potentilla rimicola
cliff cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla rivalis</i>
Nutt.
Potentilla rivalis
brook cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla robbinsiana</i>
Oakes ex Rydb.
Potentilla robbinsiana
dwarf mountain cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla rubella</i>
T.J. Sørensen
Potentilla rubella
reddish cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla rubida</i>
L.O. Williams
Potentilla rubida
Chihuahuan cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla rubricaulis</i>
Lehm.
Potentilla rubricaulis
Rocky Mountain cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla rupestris</i>
L.
Potentilla rupestris
Distribution of <i>
Potentilla rupincola</i>
Osterh.
Potentilla rupincola
rock cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla sierrae-blancae</i>
Wooton & Rydb.
Potentilla sierrae-blancae
Sierra Blanca cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla simplex</i>
Michx.
Potentilla simplex
common cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla sterilis</i>
(L.) Garcke
Potentilla sterilis
strawberryleaf cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla stipularis</i>
L.
Potentilla stipularis
stipulated cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla subjuga</i>
Rydb.
Potentilla subjuga
Colorado cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla subviscosa</i>
Greene
Potentilla subviscosa
Navajo cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla supina</i>
L. [excluded]
Potentilla supina
Distribution of <i>
Potentilla thurberi</i>
A. Gray
Potentilla thurberi
scarlet cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla thuringiaca</i>
Bernhardiex Link
Potentilla thuringiaca
European cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla ×tundricola</i>
Soják [<i>
hyparctica × litoralis</i>
]
Potentilla ×tundricola [ hyparctica × litoralis ]
cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla uliginosa</i>
B.C. Johnst. & Ertter
Potentilla uliginosa
Cunningham Marsh cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla uniflora</i>
Ledeb.
Potentilla uniflora
oneflower cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla vahliana</i>
Lehm.
Potentilla vahliana
Vahl's cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla villosa</i>
Pall. ex Pursh
Potentilla villosa
villous cinquefoil Distribution of <i>
Potentilla wheeleri</i>
S. Watson
Potentilla wheeleri
Kern cinquefoil Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend

Legal Status

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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Related Websites
NV-Invasive Weed Identification for Nevada (POTEN)

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Martin Minor Minor Minor
Quinlan Low Low

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Martin
Quinlan Low Moderate

Sources

Martin, A.C., H.S. Zim, and A.L. Nelson. 1951. American wildlife and plants: A guide to wildlife food habits . Dover Publications. New York.
Quinlan, S.E., and S. Cuccarese. 2004. Native Alaskan and exotic plants used by wildlife . Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Anchorage.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover


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Potentilla sp.
Potentilla sp.
ID: 8076 3101 0669 0036 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Potentilla sp.
Potentilla sp.
ID: 8076 3101 0669 0035 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Potentilla sp.
Potentilla sp.
ID: 0024 3291 4863 0116 [detail]
Robert Potts
© 2001 California Academy of Sciences

Potentilla sp.
Potentilla sp.
ID: 1335 3153 0213 0114 [detail]
Robert Potts
© 2002 California Academy of Sciences

Potentilla sp.
Potentilla sp.
ID: 0024 3291 2007 0003 [detail]
Jo-Ann Ordano
© 2000 California Academy of Sciences

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