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Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina
silvery cinquefoil, common silverweed
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Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to Mexico, east to the Rocky Mountains, and east across the northern U.S. and Canada to the Atlantic Coast;

Habitat: Mudflats, grassland, shores, and dunes; coastal and inland.

Flowers: April-August

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Description:

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Accepted Name:
Potentilla anserina L. ssp. anserina
Publication: Sp. Pl. 1: 495. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Argentina anserina (L.) Rydb. var. concolor (Ser.) Rydb.
Potentilla anserina L. var. anserina
Potentilla anserina L. var. concolor Ser.
Potentilla anserina L. var. sericea Hayne
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina atlas page.

CalPhotos: Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina photos.

USDA Plants: Potentilla anserina ssp. anserina information.

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