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Common name

English: Eastern pasqueflower

German: Finger-Kuhschelle, Stern-Kuhschelle

Mandarin: 肾叶白头翁 (shen ye bai tou weng)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2625)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2528)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2137)

      Order: Ranunculales (58)

        Family: Ranunculaceae (53)(family description)

          Genus: Pulsatilla (2)

            Epithet: patens (L.) P. Mill. (1)

              Subspecies: multifida (Pritz.) Zamels

multifida => divided many times

patens => spreading, opening out

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: xerophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: pink, white

External links

Check for Pulsatilla patens at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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