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arctic cinquefoil
Potentilla nana
arctic cinquefoil Rose Family
Potentilla nana Rosaceae
common name
  arctic cinquefoil
accepted scientific name
  Potentilla nana Willd. ex Schltdl.
rules for finding collection records
  Potentilla nana (68)
family name
Image Author: ©2012 Paul Slichter
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed 2nd week of July thru 3rd week of August

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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