Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Potentilla simplex Michaux. Old-field Five-fingers. Phen: Apr-Jun; Apr-Jul. Hab: Woodlands, fields, disturbed areas. Dist: NL (Newfoundland) and MN south to Panhandle FL, AL, and TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, C, Fl3, FNA9, G, GrPl, K1, K3, K4, Mi, NcTx, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, Tx, Va, W, WH3, WV; > Potentilla canadensis – S, misapplied; > Potentilla simplex – S; > Potentilla simplex var. argyrisma – F, Il, Tn; > Potentilla simplex var. calvescens – F, Il; > Potentilla simplex var. simplex – F, Il, Tn

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