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Dasiphora fruticosa ssp. floribunda

Dasiphora fruticosa (L.) Rydb. ssp. floribunda (Pursh) Kartesz

Dasiphora floribunda (Pursh) Raf.

Dasiphora fruticosa auct. non (L.) Rydb.

Pentaphylloides floribunda (Pursh) A. Löve nom. illeg.

Pentaphylloides fruticosa auct. non (L.) O. Schwarz

Potentilla floribunda Pursh

Potentilla fruticosa auct. non L.

Potentilla fruticosa L. ssp. floribunda (Pursh) Elkington

Potentilla fruticosa L. var. farreri Besant

Potentilla fruticosa L. var. tenuifolia Lehm.

Shrubby Cinquefoil

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderRosalesRose family and eight others
FamilyRosaceaeIncludes apples, apricots, plums, cherries, peaches, pears, raspberries, strawberries, almonds, roses, meadowsweets, photinias, firethorns, rowans, and hawthorns; many others
GenusDasiphoraGreek for “hair bearing” and perhaps refers to the hairy bark and hairy seeds
SpeciesfruticosaFrom the Latin frutex, “a shrub,” therefore, shrubby, bushy
ssp.floribundaFrom floris, “flower,” or florere, “to flower,” with the Latin adjectival suffix -bundus used in the sense of doing or action accomplished, and thus meaning “profusely flowering, producing or having produced abundant flowers”

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Dasiphora fruticosa ssp. floribunda description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 15 Nov 2013.

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Dasiphora fruticosa (Shrubby Cinquefoil)

9/28/2013 · Wild Gardens of Acadia, Acadia Naitonal Park, Bar Harbor, ME
≈ 6 × 4" (16 × 10 cm)

Dasiphora fruticosa (Shrubby Cinquefoil)

9/28/2013 · Wild Gardens of Acadia, Acadia Naitonal Park, Bar Harbor, ME
≈ 8 × 7" (20 × 16 cm)

Dasiphora fruticosa (Shrubby Cinquefoil)

9/28/2013 · Wild Gardens of Acadia, Acadia Naitonal Park, Bar Harbor, ME
≈ 5 × 4" (13 × 10 cm)

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