- Flower namePotentilla megalantha
- Scientific namePotentilla fragiformis ssp. megalantha
- Alias千島金梅, オオバナキンバイ, 大花金梅
- Place of originChishima
- Place of floweringSpecific area
- Flowering seasonJune, July, August
What is Potentilla megalantha
Potentilla megalantha or Chishima-kinbai（Scientific name: Potentilla fragiformis ssp. Megalantha）is a perennial plant of the family Rosaceae. In the summer, it grows naturally in rocky areas and grassland on the coast of Hokkaido. The flower is a yellow five-valve flower, each of 5 pieces of calyx and sub-sepals. The rhizome is thick, and a flower pattern is attached. The leaves have 3 serrated teeth and serrated teeth.
Common name: Potentilla megalantha or Chishima-kinbai, Scientific name: Potentilla fragiformis ssp. Megalantha, grass height: 10 to 25 cm, Flower color: Yellow, Flowering period: June to August, Flower Diameter: 3 to 4 cm.