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Rough-Fruited Cinquefoil [Potentilla recta]

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Common Name: Rough-Fruited Cinquefoil
Scientic Name: Potentilla recta
Colors: Yellow
Months Appearing: September

Native of Europe. Also called Sulfer Cinquefoil.

Flower is about 3/4 inch, pale yellow. Heart-shaped petals. The yellow becoming darker at base of petal.

Leaves are palmately compound 3-7 leaflets.

Dry roadsides, weedy places.

White Pine Trail, Big Rapids, Mi. 9/3. 6597,6598,6601