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Potentilla fruticosa

Common Name(s):
Shrubby cinquefoil, Shrubby potentilla
Cultivar(s):
Abbotswood, Goldfinger, Hurstborne
Categories:
Groundcover, Shrubs
Comment:

Drought tolerant; can become ragged with age

Height:
1-3 ft.
Hardiness:
2 to 7
Foliage:
Alternate, compound pinnate, medium blue-green to dark green leaves; 3 to 7 narrow leaflets; green to yellow-brown fall color
Flower:
1 to 1.5 in. bright yellow flowers summer to frost
Zones:
2 to 7
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to light shade; prefers moist, well-drained soil but does well in poor sites
Size:
1-3 ft.
Texture:
Fine
Form:
Bushy with upright slender stems; low rounded form; can become ragged with age
Width:
2-4 ft.
Growth Rate:
Slow
Tags:
deciduous

NCCES plant id: 336

Potentilla fruticosa Potentilla fruticosa
jacinta lluch valero, CC-BY-SA-2.0
Potentilla fruticosa Potentilla fruticosa
M. Fletcher, CC BY-NC-ND - 2.0
Potentilla fruticosa Leaves and flowers
Photo by Kingsbrae Garden, CC BY-NC-SA - 2.0