Summary and Origin Edit

Cinquefoil (Potentilla) is a genus containing over 300 species of annual, biennial and perennial herbaceous flowering plants in the rose family, RosaceaePotentilla are generally only found throughout the northern continents of the world (holarctic), though some may even be found in montane biomes of the New Guinea Highlands. Several other cinquefoils formerly included here are now separated in distinct genera - notably the popular garden shrub P. fruticosa, now Dasiphora fruticosa.

Appearance Edit

Cinquefoil (refers to flower) is yellow-coloured.

Fruit Edit

The fruit of cinquefoil is like a small strawberry with red seeds.

Cinquefoil 2

A fully developed Cinquefoil.

Cinquefoil Fruit

A cinquefoil fruit.