Common name: Diverse-leaved cinquefoil, Blue-leaved cinquefoil, Varileaf cinquefoil

Family: Rosaceae

Description: Species with yellow blossoms and dull green leaves on the right side of the centre cluster.

Information: This perennial herb is found in the ESSF and AT zone on dry to mesic rocky slopes, meadows, grassland, river bars, and open forests (Douglas, G.W. et al.).

Photo: A rocky ridge around the North Cinnabar Creek headwater basin in South Chilcotin Mtns. Provincial Park at an approx. elevation of 2200m. N. Hewitt, July 28 2019.


Sources and additional resources:

Douglas, G.W. et al., The Illustrated Flora of British Columbia, in Klinkenberg, Brian. (Ed.) 2020. E-Flora BC: Electronic Atlas of the Plants of British Columbia [eflora.bc.ca]. Accessed: 2020-05-12.

Klinkenberg, Brian. (Ed.) 2020. E-Flora BC: Electronic Atlas of the Plants of British Columbia [eflora.bc.ca]. https://linnet.geog.ubc.ca/Atlas/Atlas.aspx?sciname=Potentilla%20diversifolia. Accessed: 2020-05-12.