Potentilla Plattensis, or more commonly know as Platte River Cinquefoil, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) with gray-green foliage and yellow flowers of the genus Potentilla. It has a moderate growth rate and a height of 0.5 feet at maturity. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. It's active growth period is spring and summer, blooms during late spring, is somewhat tolerant of shade and is routinely available commercially. Potentilla Plattensis or Platte River Cinquefoil's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Mexico, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming.
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