One to few decumbent or erect stems. Leaves somewhat fleshy, divided, 3–5 heart-shaped leaflets with wavy to shallowly lobed edges, terminal leaflet larger than others. Small flowers at tips of stalks. Seedpods long, upward-pointing. Grows in wet sites, along forest streams, springs.
- Rarity: Common
- Flowering Time: All Spring And Summer
- Life Cycle: Perennial
- Height: 6--24 inches
- Habitat: Meadow, West-Side Forest, Bog/Fen/Wetland, Moist Riverbanks
- Found In: Mt. Rainier Np, Olympic Np, West Gorge
- Native: Yes