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Shrubby Cinquefoil 'Sommerflor'

Potentilla fruticosa 'Sommerflor'

Also known as

Shrubby Cinquefoil

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1.5m

1m

Min

1m

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

Shrubby Cinquefoil 'Sommerflor' Overview

This cultivar is a deciduous shrub species that produces grey green foliage which is pinnately divided. Flowers are a bright golden yellow, with 5 petals and appear over a long period.

Common problems with Shrubby Cinquefoil 'Sommerflor'

Generally pest and disease free

    How to harvest Shrubby Cinquefoil 'Sommerflor'

    Generally not harvested.

    How to propagate Shrubby Cinquefoil 'Sommerflor'

    Cuttings

    Take softwood cuttings in early summer.

    Other uses of Shrubby Cinquefoil 'Sommerflor'

    This shrub suits being grown in informal cottage gardens but can also be planted as hedging/screens in urban settings.

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