All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Sulphur or Rough-fruited Cinquefoil</strong>
<em>Potentilla recta*</em> / Rose Family<br>
"Cinquefoil" alludes to the 5 leaflets of each leaf. Sulphur Cinquefoil flowers are a pale yellow, other cinquefoils have darker yellow petals. These we...
Sulphur or Rough-fruited Cinquefoil
Potentilla recta* / Rose Family

"Cinquefoil" alludes to the 5 leaflets of each leaf. Sulphur Cinquefoil flowers are a pale yellow, other cinquefoils have darker yellow petals. These were photographed in Oak Ridge in May.
Perennial
Where seen:Oak Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains NP, Warriors' Path SP, widespread

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