Cream Cinquefoil (2)

Potentilla arguta

Tall Cinquefoil
Potentilla arguta (Drymocallis arguta)

Family: Rose (Rosaceae)
AKA: Creamy or Sticky Cinquefoil
Photo taken on: July 11, 2004
Location: Oh-Be-Joyful, GV, CO
Life Zones: Montane to subalpine
Habitat: Meadows

Grows to 30". Leaves are divided pinnately into sharply toothed leaflets. Plant is covered in sticky hairs.

Potentilla recta

Sulfur Cinquefoil
Potentilla recta

Family: Rose (Rosaceae)
Photo taken on: June 23, 2007
Location: Jack's Cabin Cutoff, GV, CO
Life Zones: Foothills to montane
Habitat: Disturbed soil

Grows to 18". Leaves are palmately divided, hairy, toothed and are green underneath.


White/Cream Round Clusters