Flower Database

Potentilla recta

Basic information
Flower Name
Potentilla recta
Formal Name
Potentilla recta
Alias
大蛇苺, 立狼牙, Sulpher cinquefoil, rough-fruited cinquefoil
Habitat
Southern Europe
Morph
Years of grass
Comment
Potentilla recta is commonly called sulpher cinquefoil or rough-fruited cinquefoil, native to southern Europe, and is a perennial herb of the family Rosaceae. Stems do a ramification well and it does not crawl on the ground and stands up.. In short inflorescences began to shoot apical meristems in the summer blooms several yellow 5 petaled flower. The leaves are palmately compound. The naturalized plant to Japan in the mid-Meiji era introduced into ornamental, are distributed throughout the country of Japan.The whole pl ant has hairs.
Detailed information
Order
Rosales
Family
Rosaceae
Genus
Potentilla
Species
P. recta
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Palmate-Compound Leaf
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
Yellow
Season
May Jun Jul Aug
Height
30  ~ 80  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 2