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Argentina anserina


Argentina anserina, also known as Common Silverweed, Silverweed Cinquefoil or just "silverweed", is a flowering perennial plant in the rose family Rosaceae. It is native throughout the temperate Northern Hemisphere, often on river shores and in grassy habitats such as meadows and road-sides. The plant was formerly classified in the genus Potentilla but was reclassified into the resurrected genus Argentina by research in the 1990s.

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Illinois, USA

Lat: 41.96, Long: -87.64

Spotted on Jul 15, 2012
Submitted on Jul 18, 2012

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