|Potentilla simplex||Rose Family||rosaceae|
Description: From 6 to 20 inches tall. Cinquefoil suggest yellow flowered strawberries, but most species have radically 5 parted leaves (hence the name). This familiar species has prostrate stems, rooting at the nodes. Flowers and leaves rise up from runners on separate stalks. Fruit is bright red , resembles a strawberry, but is taste less.
Location: dry woods, fields
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