Plant A Day – Common Cinquefoil

Common Cinquefoil Potentilla simplex

Common Cinquefoil
Potentilla simplex

Common Cinquefoil is similar to the other Potentillas, but it is more sprawling in nature, has fewer smaller flowers, and has leaves with typically five, short leaflets.

Five, oval leaflets.

Five, oval leaflets.

Common Cinquefoil tends to grow low and sprawling.

Common Cinquefoil tends to grow low and sprawling.

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