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arctic cinquefoil
Potentilla nana
Potentilla nana
arctic cinquefoil Rose Family
Potentilla nana Rosaceae
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common name
  arctic cinquefoil
accepted scientific name
  Potentilla nana Willd. ex Schltdl.
rules for finding collection records
  Potentilla nana (120)
family name
  Rosaceae
Image Author: ©2012 Paul Slichter
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed beginning of June thru 3rd week of August

Plant Showiness (45%)
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