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Monstshire Flora: Go Botany

Montshire Flora Discover plants at the Montshire Museum of Science

New England Wild Flower Society

The Go Botany Montshire Flora website contains a comprehensive list of plants located on the grounds of the Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich, Vermont, and is a customized version of Go Botany. To learn about all of the plants of New England, visit the main Go Botany web site.

The nomenclature is from Flora Novae Angliae by Arthur Haines, Research Botanist at New England Wild Flower Society.

Potentilla simplex

Plant of the Day: Potentilla simplex common cinquefoil

Larger than dwarf cinquefoil, old-field cinquefoil has a sprawling habit, its stems and stolons become red with age, it nearly always has five leaflets per leaf, and it has bright yellow flowers.

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