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Plant Identification: SOLVED: Unknown type of potentilla

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Belfield, ND
(Zone 4a)

August 26, 2002
6:06 AM

Post #41396

I've had this shrub since I moved here, and I've only known it as a potentilla. I've tried to track down the type and it's latin name, but not having any luck. Can you help?

I'll also post a picture it a close up of the flower in another post titled Potentilla flower.

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High Desert, CA
(Zone 8a)

August 26, 2002
6:25 AM

Post #338235

potentilla varieties...

potentilla palustris [swamp potentilla] ...

Potentilla pulcherrima ...

August 26, 2002
8:00 AM

Post #338250

or P. fruticosa?
Castelnau RB Pyrenée
(Zone 8a)

August 26, 2002
8:28 AM

Post #338253

Yes Baa. The habit and colour etc look very like 'Elizabeth' to me.
Belfield, ND
(Zone 4a)

September 9, 2002
3:51 AM

Post #351112

I do think that is IS Elizabeth, judging from the links. Thank you all so much, and I'm sorry I'm so late in responding to this. We have been trying to finish up our new house, pack up the old house and id all the plants we are going to move. It's been very hectic and I somehow forgot to mark this thread to 'watch', but tonight when I was wondering about it, I found it again. Thanks again for all your help.

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