Potentilla nepalensis 'Roxana'
Potentilla nepalensis 'Roxana'

Potentilla nepalensis 'Roxana'

Nepalese Cinquefoil

syn. Nepal Cinquefoil

Rosaceae

Height

20 - 30 cm​

Flower colour

bicoloured, red and pale yellow

Flowering time

end of July - September

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun

Soil

well drained

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

tender, often short lived

Plant range

garden variety, the species is native to the 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.

Fairly tender and often short-lived. Needs very well drained soil.

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