Potentilla fruticosa 'Abbotswood'

Cinquefoil

Useful for ground covers and borders, this group of dwarf, hardy, long-blooming shrubs tolerate a variety of soils and seashore conditions such as wind and salt. Choose from several species, hybrids and cultivars with a wide range of flower colors. Potentilla perform best in full sun, but tolerate some shade. Plant taller types near each other for support. Provide good air circulation to prevent mildew, and watch for spider mites during dry seasons. Periodic pruning rejuvenates older specimens.
Potentilla fruticosa, Cinquefoil
This is one of the showiest white Bush Cinquefoils. Its large, 5-lobed white flowers bloom for several months on a background of bluish green leaves. Use as a ground cover in partial or full sun.

Attributes - Potentilla fruticosa 'Abbotswood'

Plant Type: Shrub

Bloom Season: Late Spring through Early Fall

Flower Color: White

Foliage: Deciduous

Height: 2 ft. to 3 ft.

Width: 3 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun

Climate: Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil, Alkaline Soil, Dry Climates. Container Plants, Drought Tolerant, Long Blooming, Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Black Spot, Powdery Mildew, Spider Mites.

Related Plants

Potentilla 'Coronation Triumph', Potentilla atrosanguinea 'Gibson's Scarlet', Potentilla fruticosa, Potentilla fruticosa 'Goldfinger', Potentilla fruticosa 'Primrose Beauty', Potentilla nepalensis 'Miss Wilmot', Potentilla palustris, Potentilla tabernaemontanii 'Nana'
 
Plant Index: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
 

Conditions of Use | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Copyright ©1999-2018 Sunny Gardens®. All rights reserved.