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Potentilla  wheeleri S.Watson   
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FamilyROSACEAE
Genus species var.Potentilla  wheeleri S.Watson 
SynonymsPotentilla viscidula Rydb.
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.ArizonaCalifornia
grassland and rocks
Altitude2200-3800m
Description basal leaves palmatipinnate, leaflets 5, cuneate or obovate, sericeous, with few large, apical teeth, cyme lax branched, petals 4-5mm long
Size5-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomearly summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, 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
BibliographyThe Jepson Manual ucjeps.berkeley.edu
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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