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Rough Cinquefoil (Potentilla norvegica)

Image ID: 2013/pct15

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Other common names: Norwegian Cinquefoil, Strawberry-Weed
Family: Rosacae (Rose)
Height: 1 to 3 ft.
Blooms: June to October
Leaf Type: divided
Bloom Size:  0.5 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Individual flowers, Regular blooms, 5 parts
Location: Pine Creek Rail Trail
Date:  7/5/2013
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We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.

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