It keys here because of the pilose receptacle, but let me know, if you disagree. I always worry about confusing this with laciniatum.
getting over-topped by shrubs encroaching into a small ridge-top prairie
by: Lucas Ordosgoitia 01282168
Flower petal color: yellow; leaves are compound; the edge of the leaf blades has teeth;
Geum /ˈdʒiːəm/, commonly called avens, is a genus of about 50 species of rhizomatous perennial herbaceous plants in the rose family Rosaceae, native to Europe, Asia, North and South America, Africa, and New Zealand. They are closely related to Potentilla and Fragaria. From a basal rosette of leaves they produce flowers on wiry stalks, in shades of red, yellow and orange, in midsummer. Geum species are evergreen except where winter temperatures drop below 0 °F (−18 °C)....