Description

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Herbs perennial, low, tufted. Rhizome robust, terete. Flowering stems 2–5 cm tall. Radical leaves 0.5–15 cm including petiole; stipules brown, dilated, membranous, abaxially pilose; petiole white pilose; leaf blade 3-foliolate; leaflets green on both surfaces, obovate-oblong, 5–8 × 3–4 mm, both surfaces white pilose, base cuneate, apex truncate and 3-dentate. Flowers 1(–3), usually unisexual, 4–8 mm in diam. Sepals 4, triangular-ovate, apex rounded or acute; epicalyx segments lanceolate or ovate, minute, nearly equaling sepals, apex acute to acuminate. Petals 4, pale yellow, obovate-oblong, nearly equaling or slightly longer than sepals. Stamens 4, inserted away from broad, 4-fid disk. Style lateral. Achenes glabrous. Fl. and fr. May–Aug.
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Flora of China Vol. 9: 331 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Distribution

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Himalaya (Kashmir, Nepal, Sikkim), Tibet.
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal Vol. 0 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Distribution

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Qinghai, Xinjiang, Xizang [Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Russia (W Siberia), Sikkim; C Asia].
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Flora of China Vol. 9: 331 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Elevation Range

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4500-6000 m
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal Vol. 0 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Habitat

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Forests, meadows on mountain slopes, rock crevices; 3000--5400 m.
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Flora of China Vol. 9: 331 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Synonym

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Dryadanthe bungeana Ledebour; D. tetrandra (Bunge) Juzepczuk; Potentilla tetrandra (Bunge) J. D. Hooker.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 9: 331 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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eFloras.org
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