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Dwarf Cinquefoil

Potentilla canadensis

Description:

Dwarf Cinquefoil is a low-growing plant with 5 leaves - which is what Cinquefoil means - and 5 petals on the yellow blossom. It is rarely more than about 4" high.

Habitat:

You'll find Dwarf Cinquefoil growing in the fields, woods, and roadsides throughout much of the eastern United States.

Notes:

Spotted growing near West Loop parking lot at Pine Mountain Recreation Area

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Georgia, USA

Spotted on Apr 6, 2013
Submitted on Apr 9, 2013

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