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HOARY CINQUEFOIL Potentilla argentea Height to 50cm. Spreading perennial of dry, gravelly soils. Stems are coated in silvery hairs. Flowers 8-12mm across, with 5 yellow petals; in branched clusters (May-June). Fruits dry, papery. Leaves digitate with narrow leaflets, the undersides coated with silvery hairs. Status local, mainly in SE England.
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