Potentilla atrosanguinea
Potentilla atrosanguinea
Potentilla atrosanguinea
Potentilla atrosanguinea
Potentilla atrosanguinea
Potentilla atrosanguinea

Potentilla atrosanguinea

Ruby Cinquefoil

Rosaceae

Height

30 - 40 cm

Flower colour

red

Flowering time

end of June - July

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun - part shade

Soil

well drained

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

Himalayas

Potentilla is a large genus in the rose family, Rosaceae, distributed around the northern hemisphere. Most species have yellow flowers, but a few bloom white, pink or red flowers. They grow best in full sun if fairly dry, poor soil.

Propagation:


Division in spring.


Seed - sown in January

Seed just covered and stored at 20°C (68°F) until germination.

A hardy perennial, with a fairly short flowering period.

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