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Potentilla  brevifolia Torr. & A.Gray   
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FamilyROSACEAE
Genus species var.Potentilla  brevifolia Torr. & A.Gray 
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaIdahoMontanaNevadaOregonWyoming
grassland
Altitude2500-3600m
Description basal leaves pinnate, segments 3-7, closely crowded, 6-10mm long, orbiculate to flabellate, crenate, cyme branched, open, petals orbiculate, 8-10mm long
Size5-15cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer and fall
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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