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Cinquefoil (Rough-fruited)

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Cinquefoil (Rough-fruited)


They are found in fields and on roadsides.


It is are a bushy plant reaching 2 feet tall. They have pale yellow flowers and leaves that are toothed, lance-shaped and have up to 7 leaflets. They are an invasive species blooming in summer.

Taxonomic Features (Traits) for Identification

Flower Type:  Flowers each have 5 petals, intrenching clusters at the top of plant
Flower Color: Pale yellow
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Plant Type: Wildflower (Medium - 10-24 inches)
Leaf Type: Leaves divided into 5-7 toothed leaflets arranged in palm-shape

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