Critically Imperiled Plant Profile
(Not Listed or Proposed under the Endangered Species Act)

Potentilla cottamii, Cottam's cinquefoil
Potentilla cottamii, Cottam's cinquefoil. Most potentilla flowers have five petals - this one is an oddball. Photo by Michael Mancuso.

Potentilla cottamii, Cottam's cinquefoil
Potentilla cottamii, Cottam's cinquefoil. Photo by Robert Holland for Nevada Natural Heritage Program.

Potentilla cottamii, Cottam's cinquefoil habitat
Habitat of Potentilla cottamii is high elevation rock outcrops in the mountains of northwestern Utah and adjacent Elko County, Nevada. Photo by Robert Holland for Nevada Natural Heritage Program.

Potentilla cottamii, Cottam's cinquefoil range map.
Potentilla cottamii range map.

Potentilla cottamii, Cottam's cinquefoil

Threats

  • Apparently with few threats to its habitat

Conservation Status

National Forest and Grassland Occurrence

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