Wild Flowers Provence

=/ =/ =/ Site en construction \= \= \=
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content

Geum montanum

Benoîte des montagnes
Alpine Evans

Category:

Additional information

Plant family

Area

Sainte Baume

Flower colour

yellow

Flower size

25-35 mm

Flowering months

May,

June,

July,

August,

September,

October

Leaf type

Pinnate

Height

10-30 cm

Description

Grassland, meadows in sun or light shade at higher altitudes.

Flowers

The flowers are similar to those of Potentilla but a deeper yellow.

Leaves

Pinnate row of leaflets on either side of the stem. Row of large, rounded leaflets on either side of the stem, end leaflet the largest, undulated margins and serrated.

Fruits Seeds

Nut: small with soft, long hairs.

Medical

Roots: decoction made from the roots to treat rheumatism, gout, infections and fever.

Navigation

• Click the "Go back" button to return to your plant search or filtered selection.

• Click on the Category or Plant family above to list plants in the same category or family.

• Click "Wild Plants" (or the website title) at the top of the page to start again.