Photos: nr Mallow, Co.Cork
Axilary yellow flowers with 5 petals and sepals. Numerous carpels.
Leaves are palmate with 5-7 leaflets. Spreading runners, rooting at nodes.
Stems long, slender, sometimes reddish. Spread: 30-100 cm
Common, wasteland, roadsides, hedgebanks.
Similar: Trailing Tormentil, P. anglica. Yellow flowers with 4 or 5 petals.
Tri-foliate or palmate leaves.
Photograph left above: The Gearagh, County Cork.