Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Sibbaldiopsis tridentata (Aiton) Rydb. image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Merel R. Black

Merel R. Black

Robert W. Freckmann
Family Rosaceae
Sibbaldiopsis tridentata (Aiton) Rydb.
three-toothed cinquefoil, shrubby five-fingers
Sibbaldiopsis: for Dr. Robert Sibbald, 17th century Edinburgh professor and opsis, "like," referring to similarity to Sibbaldia
tridentata: tri for 3; dentatus for "toothed"
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, 4"-12" tall shrub
Flower: white, 5-parted, 3/8" wide; blooms June-Aug.
Leaf:3-parted, obovate, tip with 3 teeth; mostly near the base of the plant
Habitat: shores, forests; in gravelly, rocky soil
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Potentilla tridentata Aiton
Potentilla tridentata Aiton f. hirsutifolia Pease

         
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