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Potentilla  effusa Lehm.   
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FamilyROSACEAE
Genus species var.Potentilla  effusa Lehm. 
SynonymsPentaphyllum effusum (Lehm.) Lunell
 Potentilla hippiana ssp. effusa (Lehm.) Dorn
 Potentilla hippiana var. filicaulis (Nutt.) B.Boivin
Territory Western CanadaNorthwestern U.S.A.North-Central U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.
american prairie
Altitude700-2600m
Description stem and leaves white tomentose, leaves pinnate, lower leaves with 5-11, cuneate-oblong, coarsely dentate segments, flowers many in open cyme
Size15-40cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem ascending
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
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
Version 8.0
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