Common name: Drummond’s cinquefoil / Diverse-leaved cinquefoil

Family: Rosaceae 

Information:  This perennial herb is mainly found in the ESSF and AT zone in moist to wet areas along rocky slopes, meadows, and open forests (Douglas, G.W. et al.).

Photo: The Manning Park alpine area at an approx. elevation of 1950m. N. Hewitt, July 8 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.

Fraser, D.F., D.R. Farr, L.R. Ramsay and N.J. Turner. Natural and Human History: Interpretive Theme Document for Manning Provincial Park. Prepared for BC Parks by Arenaria Interpretation, Victoria. Available at: http://www.elp.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explore/parkpgs/ecmanning/manning_complete_history.pdf See p. 152, A Checklist of Plants.

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