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Beautiful Cinquefoil

Potentilla pulcherrima Lehm.

Potentilla pulcherrima (Beautiful Cinquefoil) is a species of perennial herb in the family Rosaceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Canada and The Contiguous United States. They have simple, broad leaves and achene. Flowers are visited by Rocky Mountain Parnassian, Police Car Moth, Common Alpine, and Syrphid fly. Individuals can grow to 6 dm.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0030107
  • Definition: a fruit which develops from a carpel or gyneocium and at maturity comprises a dry exocarp, a dry mesocarp, and a dry endocarp that are connected to a seed coat by a funicle
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of beautiful cinquefoil. View this species on GBIF