Irish wildflowers

Potentilla anserina
Family: Rosaceae

Flowering time: May - August. Perennial. Native.

Solitary long-stalked bright yellow flowers with 5 or 6 petals.
Leaves pinnate with numerous toothed large and small leaflets. Covered in silky white hairs, especially undersides. Long slender red stems, creeping. Rooting runners. Height/spread: 10-40cm.

Abundant. Roadsides, hedgebanks, wasteland, grassy dunes, watersides.

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