Taxon: Potentilla inclinata Vill.

Genus: Potentilla
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Rosoideae
Tribe: Potentilleae
Subtribe: Potentillinae
Nomen number: 410987
Place of publication: Hist. pl. Dauphiné 3:567. 1788, nom. cons.
Link to protologue:
Comment: conserved (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) P. assurgens Vill., nom. rej.
Name Verified on: 11-May-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • grey cinquefoil  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • graues Fingerkraut  (Source: Zander ed17) - German
  • rysk fingerört  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • bo mao wei ling cai  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia ; Azerbaijan ; Georgia ; Russian Federation Dagestan; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia Ciscaucasia
    • China: China Xinjiang
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan ; Kyrgyzstan
    • Siberia: Russian Federation Buryatia, Gorno-Altay, Altay, Krasnoyarsk, Irkutsk, Kemerovo, Kurgan, Novosibirsk, Omsk, Tomsk, Tyumen
    • Western Asia: Iran ; Turkey
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Russian Federation Bashkortostan, Volgograd; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria ; Czech Republic ; Germany ; Hungary ; Poland ; Slovakia ; Switzerland
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania ; Bosnia and Herzegovina ; Bulgaria ; Croatia ; Greece ; Italy ; Macedonia ; Montenegro ; Romania ; Serbia ; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France ; Spain

  • Naturalized


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Barrie, F. R. 2011. Report of the General Committee: 11 (Taxon) 60:1213.
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Brummitt, R. K. 2011. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 63 (Taxon) 60:1203.
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • Gregor, T. et al. 2009. (1891) Proposal to conserve the name Potentilla inclinata against P. assurgens (Rosaceae) (Taxon) 58:651-652.
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. (Atlas Eur)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)


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