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Potentilla hyparctica ssp. elatior
subarctic cinquefoil
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Distribution: Known only from west of the Cascades crest in Whatcom County in Washington; Alaska to Washington, also south to south-central Montana and Wyoming; circumboreal.

Habitat: Alpine rocky slopes, talus, heath, turf, and snowmelt meadows, often acidic.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Description:

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Accepted Name:
Potentilla hyparctica Malte ssp. elatior (Abrom.) Elven & D.F. Murray
Publication: J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 1(2): 813. 2007.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Potentilla emarginata Pursh
Potentilla flabellifolia Hook. ex Torr. & A. Gray var. emarginata (Pursh) B. Boivin
Potentilla hyparctica Malte var. elatior (Abrom.) Fernald
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Potentilla hyparctica ssp. elatior checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Potentilla hyparctica ssp. elatior atlas page.

CalPhotos: Potentilla hyparctica ssp. elatior photos.

USDA Plants: Potentilla hyparctica ssp. elatior information.

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