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FamilyROSACEAE
Genus species var.Potentilla  aurea L. 
SynonymsPotentilla erodora Verl.
 Potentilla halleri Ser.
 Potentilla myrioclada Gand.
Territory
grassland and thickets
Altitude1400-2600m
Description hirsute, leaves quinate, leaflets oblong, dentate, terminal tooth smaller than the adjacent lateral, flowers with orange centre, 14-24mm across, in lax inflorescence
Size5-30cm
Colorgolden yellow
Bloomspring
Ca-
Typetuft, fl. stem ascending
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer and fall
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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