Potentilla gracilis var. fastigiata (USA)

Potentilla gracilis var. fastigiata (Nutt.) S. Wats., Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 8: 557 (1873) (syn: Pentaphyllum viridescens (Rydb.) Lunell; Potentilla angustata Rydb.; Potentilla blaschkeana Turcz. ex Lehm.; Potentilla blaschkeana var. permollis (Rydb.) Wolf; Potentilla etomentosa Rydb.; Potentilla etomentosa subsp. hallii (Rydb.) Abrams; Potentilla fastigiata Nutt. ex Torr. & Gray; Potentilla fastigiata var. jucunda (A. Nelson) Soják; Potentilla fastigiata var. permollis (Rydb.) Soják; Potentilla glomerata A. […]

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Potentilla recta (Introduced- USA)

Potentilla recta L., Sp. Pl.: 497 (1753) (syn: Hypargyrium rectum (L.) Fourr.; Pentaphyllum rectum (L.) Nieuwland; Potentilla fallacina Blocki ex Th. Wolf; Potentilla fallacina Blocki ex Wolosz.; Potentilla fallacina Blocki ex Zimm.; Potentilla hirta var. afra Pau & Font Quer; Potentilla hirta subsp. recta (L.) Briq.; Potentilla hirta subvar tenuirugis (Pomel) Batt.; Potentilla obscura var. fallacina (Blocki) Markova; Potentilla pallens Moench; Potentilla pallida Lag. […]

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Potentilla griffithii

Potentilla griffithii Hook. fil., Fl. Brit. India 2: 351 (1878) (syn: Potentilla griffithii var. decurrens J. Soják; Potentilla griffithii var. intercedens J. Soják; Potentilla griffithii var. reticulata (Franch.) J. Soják; Potentilla griffithii subsp. yunnanensis J. Soják; Potentilla leschenaultiana var. reticulata Franch.; Potentilla sikkimensis Wolf); . East Himalaya, Nepal, China South-Central and Tibet as per POWO; . China (Guizhou, Sichuan, Yunnan), Tibet, Bhutan, Nepal, Sikkim, India, Chumbi […]

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Potentilla anglica (Introduced- USA)

Potentilla anglica Laich., Veg. Europ. 1: 475 (1790) (syn: Potentilla anglica subsp. nesogenes (Briq.) Gamisans ex M. Kerguélen; Potentilla nemoralis Nestl.; Potentilla procumbens Sibth.; Potentilla procumbens subsp. nesogenes Briq.; Potentilla salisii Bor.; Potentilla tormentilla subsp. procumbens Syme); . Macaronesia, Europe to Siberia and Turkey as per POWO; . Belgium, England, Corsica, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands, ?Italy, Croatia, […]

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Potentilla pamirica

Potentilla pamirica Th.Wolf, Trudy Imp. Bot. Sada Petra Velikago 31: 489 (1915); Tajikistan (Pamir Alai), S.W.Mongolia, Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan, Kashmir and China (Zizang and Kunlun Shan) as per Flora of Pakistan; Common name: Pamir Cinquefoil Rosaceae Week – Potentilla Sp. (NSJ-03/10/11 -04):  Potentilla Sp. Photo taken at Khardungla village (~ 16000 feet) in June 2011 botanical ID yet to be confirmed The closest I […]

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Potentilla leschenaultiana ?

SK507 09 MAY-2017:ID : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (5) Location: Soureni, Mirik, India Date: 21 April 2017 Altitude: 4400 ft. I think a Rosaceae member. Potentilla ? I guessed so but could not conclude. I hope P. reptans I think more closer to images at Potentilla leschenaultiana rather than those at Potentilla reptans P. reptans do not have distribution in east India but […]

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Potentilla curviseta

Potentilla curviseta Hook.f., The flora of British India (Rosaceae) 358 1878. (syn: Fragariastrum curvisetum (Hook.fil.) Kechaykin & Shmakov); . NW-India, Pakistan (Swat), Pakistani Kashmir (Baltistan), Jammu & Kashmir (Dras, Zanskar, Kashmir) as per Catalogue of Life; . Potentilla curviseta from Kashmir-GS05032020-4 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (5) Potentilla curviseta Hook.f. Ascending to erect perennial […]

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Potentilla doubjonneana

Potentilla doubjonneana Cambess., Voyage dans l’Inde 1835 50, t.61 1844. ; Tajikistan, Jammu & Kashmir as per Catalogue of Life;    Potentilla doubjouneana Cambess. from Kashmir-GS05032020-3 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4) Potentilla doubjouneana Cambess.  Similar in appearance to P. gelida but with prostrate to ascending habit, obconic toothed stipules, obovate-cuneate toothed leaflets, outer sepals […]

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Potentilla kashmirica

Potentilla kashmirica Hook.f., The flora of British India (Rosaceae) 355 1878.; Jammu & Kashmir (Kashmir), Pakistan (Chitral, Swat, Kohistan) as per Catalogue of Life;   Potentilla kashmirica from Kashmir, another population-GS05032020-2 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4) Potentilla kashmirica Hook.f. Another population from slopes above Cheshma Shahi, Kashmir, May 16, 2012    Potentilla […]

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Potentilla fruticosa ‘Abbotswood’

Potentilla fruticosa ‘Abbotswood’;   Garden Plant for ID : New Jersey : 01AUG19 : AK-3 : 8 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (2) A small garden plant with small white flowers seen in the first week of July, 2017. Could be Potentilla Species? I have only these two pictures Could be Potentilla fruticosa ‘Abbotswood’, Shrubby […]

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Potentilla microphylla ?

Potentilla microphylla ?;   Fruit for ID :: Hemkund, Uttarakhand :: Aug 2018 :: ARKOCT-16 : 11 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (1) Saw these near Hemkund, Uttarakhand in Aug 2018. This is the only pic that I have. Is it sufficient to ID? Looks insufficient for me. Seems a Potentilla species (Rosaceae). This seems to […]

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Potentilla leschenaultiana

Potentilla leschenaultiana Ser., Prodromus systematis naturalis regni vegetabilis1823 584 1825. (syn: Potentilla bannehalensis Cambess.; Potentilla grahamiana Wight & Arn.);    Jammu & Kashmir (Kashmir), NW-India (Kumaon), Nepal, Assam as per Catalogue of Life; Robust, stoloniferous, villous herb; rootstock stout; shoots several, radiating ascending, to 30(45) cm. Leaves odd-pinnate(mostly 5-foliolate), to 6 x 4 cm, chartaceous, coarsely […]

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Potentilla multifida aggregate

Potentilla multifida L. aggregate; France, Switzerland, Italy, Sweden, Azerbaijan, Gruziya, E-European Russia, Latvia (introduced), Siberia (W-Siberia, C-Siberia), Russian Far East, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Nepal, Iran (EC-Iran), Afghanistan (Badakshan, Wakhan, Baghlan, Bamyan, Ghazni, Ghorat, Kabul, Kunar / Nuristan, Logar, Wardak, Parwan, Takhar), Jammu & Kashmir (Ladakh, Rupshu, Leh, Zanskar, Kashmir), N-India, Pakistan (Kurram, Chitral), Pakistani Kashmir (Deosai, […]

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Potentilla lineata ?

Potentilla lineata ?; .   SK296JAN03-2016:ID : 9 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (2) Location: Kalinchowk, Dolakha, Nepal Altitude: 110000 ft. Date: 25 July 2014 Ranunculus ? Not Ranunculus …, any Potentilla….!! Yes, Potentilla. Need ID Not Ranunculus. Appears to be a Potentilla – rather a lot of these. Of the likely candidates, P.lineata (syn. P.fulgens) […]

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Potentilla sundaica

Potentilla sundaica (Bl.) Kuntze, Revisio generum plantarum; 1891 219 1891. (syn: Fragaria sundaica Bl.; Potentilla anemonifolia Lehm.; Potentilla anemonifolia f. suoensis Naruh.; Potentilla inclinata var. laxa Franch. & Sav.; Potentilla kleiniana Wight & Arn.; Potentilla kleiniana var. anemonefolia (Lehm.) Nakai; Potentilla kleiniana subsp. anemonifolia (Lehm.) Murata; Potentilla kleiniana var. robusta (Franch. & Sav.) Kitag.; Potentilla […]

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Potentilla saundersiana

Potentilla saundersiana Royle, Illustrations of the botany of the Himalayan Mountains Illustrations of the botany of the Himalayan Mountains; 1833 207, t.41,f.1 1835. (Syn: Potentilla griffithii var. pumila (Franch.) Hand.-Mazz.; Potentilla leschenaultiana var. pumila Franch.; Potentilla multifida var. saundersiana (Royle) Hook.f.; Potentilla potaninii var. subdigitata Th.Wolf; Potentilla saundersiana var. saundersiana ; Potentilla thibetica Cardot); . […]

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Potentilla lineata

Potentilla lineata Trevir., Index Seminum Hort. Vratislav. 1822 1822 1822. (Syn: Potentilla fulgens Wall. ex Hook.; Potentilla fulgens Lehm.; Potentilla fulgens var. acutiserrata (T.T. Yu & C.L. Li) T.T. Yu & C.L. Li; Potentilla fulgens var. macrophylla Cardot; Potentilla martini H. Lév.; Potentilla siemersiana Lehm.; Potentilla siemersiana var. acutiserrata T.T. Yu & C.L. Li; Potentilla […]

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Potentilla microphylla

Potentilla microphylla D. Don, Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 231 231 1825.  (syn: Potentilla microphylla var. glabriuscula Wall. ex Lehm.; Potentilla microphylla var. glabruiscula Wall. ex Th. Wolf; Potentilla microphylla var. microphylla );   Common name: Tiny Leaved Cinquefoil Low growing perennial herbs with crowded overlapping leaves, pinnate with 2-9 pairs of small leaflets, barely 2-4 mm […]

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Potentilla microphylla var. commutata

Potentilla microphylla var. commutata (Lehm.) Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 2(5): 353 353 1878. (Syn: Potentilla commutata Lehm.) ?;         VoF Week : ID confirmation required : Potentillla microphylla: Valley of Flowers, Chamoli, Uttarakhand. Perhaps Potentilla microphylla var. commutata               Refrences: http://www.theplantlist.org/tpl/record/tro-50190477

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Potentilla reptans

Potentilla reptans L., Sp. Pl. 1: 499 499 1753. (Syn: Potentilla procumbens Sibth.; Tormentilla reptans L.);     Common names: creeping cinquefoil, European five-finger Perennial creeping herb, stems slender rooting at nodes, leaves degitately divided into five leaflets, on up to 12 cm long petiole; leaflets oblong-elliptic or obovate, crenate-dentate; flowers yellow, solitary in axils […]

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