shrubby cinquefoil

(Dasiphora fruticosa ssp. floribunda)

Conservation Status
shrubby cinquefoil
 
  IUCN Red List

not listed

     
  NatureServe

N5 - Secure

SNR - Unranked

     
  Minnesota

not listed

     
           
Wetland Indicator Status
     
  Great Plains

FACW - Facultative wetland

     
  Midwest

FACW - Facultative wetland

     
  Northcentral & Northeast

FACW - Facultative wetland

     
           
 
Description
 
 

 

 
     
 

Height

 
 

12 to 36

 
     
 

Flower Color

 
 

Bright yellow

 
     
 

Similar Species

 
     
     
 
Habitat
 
 

Bedrock outcrops, wet prairies, swamps, fens. Full to partial sun.

 
     
 
Biology
 
 

Flowering

 
 

Late May to late September

 
     
 
Use
 
 

 

 
     
 
Distribution
 
 

Distribution Map

 

Sources

2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 28.

 
  12/30/2011      
         
 

Nativity

 
 

Native

 
         
 

Occurrence

 
 

 

 
         
 
Taxonomy
 
  Kingdom Plantae (green algae and land plants)  
  Subkingdom Viridiplantae (green plants)  
  Infrakingdom Streptophyta (land plants and green algae)  
  Superdivision Embryophyta (land plants)  
  Division Tracheophyta (vascular plants)  
  Subdivision Spermatophytina (seed plants)  
  Class Magnoliopsida (flowering plants)  
  Superorder Rosanae  
 

Order

Rosales (roses, elms, figs, and allies)  
 

Family

Rosaceae (rose)  
  Subfamily Rosoideae  
  Tribe Potentilleae (strawberries, cinquefoils, and allies)  
  Subtribe Fragariinae  
 

Genus

Dasiphora (shrubby cinquefoil)  
  Species Dasiphora fruticosa (shrubby cinquefoil)  
       
 

Subordinate Taxa

 
 

There are two subspecies of shrubby cinquefoil. Only ssp. floribunda occurs in North America.

 
       
 

Synonyms

 
 

Dasiphora fruticosa

Pentaphylloides floribunda

Pentaphylloides fruticosa

Potentilla floribunda

Potentilla fruticosa

Potentilla floribunda

Potentilla fruticosa var. tenuifolia

 
       
 

Common Names

 
 

shrubby cinquefoil

 
       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       
Visitor Photos
   

Share your photo of this plant.

This button not working for you?
Simply email us at info@MinnesotaSeasons.com.
Attach one or more photos and, if you like, a caption.

       
MinnesotaSeasons.com Photos
   

Plant

  shrubby cinquefoil   shrubby cinquefoil
       
  shrubby cinquefoil   shrubby cinquefoil
       
  shrubby cinquefoil    
       

Flower

  shrubby cinquefoil   shrubby cinquefoil
       
       

 

Camera

     
 
Slideshows
 
 
     
     
     

 

slideshow

       
Visitor Videos
       

Share your video of this plant.

This button not working for you?
Simply email us at info@MinnesotaSeasons.com.
Attach one or more videos or YouTube links and, if you like, a caption.

       
       
Other Videos
 
  Mint moth (Pyrausta aurata) on shrubby cinquefoil (Dasiphora fruticosa)
The Nature Box
 
   
 
About

Published on Jul 26, 2014

You can use any of the free content on this channel for your projects. Please follow the license stated below.

Mint moth (Pyrausta aurata) on shrubby cinquefoil (Dasiphora fruticosa). Filmed in the U.K. on 25 July 2014. (No audio.)

This file was selected as the media of the day on Wikimedia Commons for 8 August 2014.

Author: The Nature Box
License: CC BY-SA 4.0
Link: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mint_moth_%28Pyrausta_aurata%29_on_shrubby_cinquefoil_%28Dasiphora_fruticosa%29.webm

   
       
  Potentilla var Shrubby Cinquefoil or Buttercup Shrub
gardenvilletv
 
   
 
About

Uploaded on Oct 22, 2010

Small deciduous shrub, full sun can take light shade. Most soils but not too dry. Prune back by one third every year. Potentillas come in various shades of yellow, white and orange/red and also pink.

   
       

 

Camcorder

         
Visitor Sightings
   

Report a sighting of this plant.

This button not working for you?
Simply email us at info@MinnesotaSeasons.com.
Be sure to include a location.

     
     
 
MinnesotaSeasons.com Sightings
         

 

 

Binoculars


Last Updated:

About Us | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | © 2022 MinnesotaSeasons.com. All rights reserved.