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Prairie Cinquefoil (Drymocallis arguta)

Diminutive, yet beautiful in its own right, Cinquefoil adds a unique character to the landscape with delicate white flowers and interesting fuzzy leaves. A tough plant native to Illinois dry prairies, this plant adds interest to the summer natural areas.


  • Acronym: DRYARG
  • Life-Cycle: Perennial
  • Bloom Color: White
  • Bloom Time: June - September
  • Typical Height: 24"
  • Light Preference: Full Sun
  • Soil Preference: Dry-Mesic
  • Root Structure: Taproot with Short Rhizome
  • Stratification: Cold & Moist for 60 Days
  • Seeds per Ounce: 230,000*
  • IL County Ecotypes we Grow**
    1. Putnum County


Other scientific names used for this species:

  • Potentilla arguta


Other common names used for this species:

  • None


*Approximate, actual number of seeds may vary slightly by seed lot.

**We have listed the County ecotypes that we grow for this species, this ecotype may or may not be available at the time of your order. If you prefer one of the ecotypes over another please type it into the "Additional Info Section" and we'll provide that ecotype if it's available, if it is not available we will provide one of the other ecotypes listed.

Drymocallis arguta - Per Ounce

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