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Potentilla diversifolia (Varileaf cinquefoil)
Weyand, Phyllis

Potentilla diversifolia

Potentilla diversifolia Lehm.

Varileaf Cinquefoil

Rosaceae (Rose Family)


USDA Symbol: PODI2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N), GL (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow


USA: AK , AZ , CA , CO , ID , MT , ND , NM , NV , OR , SD , UT , WA , WY
Canada: AB , SK

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

Find Seed or Plants

View propagation protocol from Native Plants Network.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Potentilla diversifolia in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Potentilla diversifolia in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Potentilla diversifolia


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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