Northeast Pollinator Plants
Drymocallis [Potentilla] arguta (Tall Cinquefoil)
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Common Name: Tall Cinquefoil
Attracts: Bees, Flies and Beneficial Insects
Light: Full Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 4 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Flower Time: July - August
Flower Color: White to pale yellow, with deep gold, showy stamen.
Notes: Strong straight stems, dividing near the top with a long season of showy flower clusters. Tall Cinquefoil is prone to some reseeding, so best in a naturalizing garden or meadow. Noted as deer-resistant. .
Native in all the US but the most southern and western states, (rare in southern half of VT and western half of CT): Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).