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White Cinquefoil (Potentilla alba)

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    Credit: Meneerke bloem | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
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    Credit: Enrico Blasutto | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
  • White Cinquefoil (Potentilla Alba) http://www.sagebud.com/white-cinquefoil-potentilla-alba/
    Credit: Enrico Blasutto | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
  • White Cinquefoil (Potentilla Alba) http://www.sagebud.com/white-cinquefoil-potentilla-alba/
    Credit: Enrico Blasutto | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
  • White Cinquefoil (Potentilla Alba) http://www.sagebud.com/white-cinquefoil-potentilla-alba/
    Credit: Enrico Blasutto | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
  • White Cinquefoil (Potentilla Alba) http://www.sagebud.com/white-cinquefoil-potentilla-alba/
    Credit: Enrico Blasutto | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
  • White Cinquefoil (Potentilla Alba) http://www.sagebud.com/white-cinquefoil-potentilla-alba/
    Credit: Enrico Blasutto | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
  • White Cinquefoil (Potentilla Alba) http://www.sagebud.com/white-cinquefoil-potentilla-alba/
    Credit: Enrico Blasutto | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
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  • White Cinquefoil (Potentilla Alba) http://www.sagebud.com/white-cinquefoil-potentilla-alba/
    Credit: Johann Georg Sturm (Painter: Jacob Sturm) | Deutschlands Flora in Abbildungen. | License: PD Old
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Potentilla Alba, or more commonly know as White Cinquefoil, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Potentilla. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Potentilla Alba or White Cinquefoil's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the state of Massachusetts.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Potentilla
  • Family: Rosaceae
  • Order: Rosales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I)


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