Genus: Potentilla

cinquefoil

This genus includes species sometimes placed in the genus Duchesnea. In addition, several species often placed in Potentilla are now included in Argentina, Comarum, Dasiphora, or Sibbaldiopsis. Reference: Rydberg (1898).

Family

Rosaceae (rose family)

This Genus’s Species in New England:

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