Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla
Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla

Potentilla atrosanguinea var. argyrophylla

Ruby Cinquefoil

Rosaceae

Height

30 - 40 cm

Flower colour

orange

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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