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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.

POTENTILLA fruticosa 'Red Ace'

Commonly known as Buttercup shrub, Shrubby cinquefoil

Red

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  • Deciduous - pinnate, grey-green leaves to 4cm (1½in) long, composed of usually 5 or 7 narrowly oblong leaflets.
  • Red
  • Height - 1m (39in)
  • Spread - 1m (39in)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - spreading shrub. Produces flowers singly, or in cymes of 3.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun - fades in strong sunlight.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - blooms over a long period from late spring to mid autumn.
  • Pests & Diseases - trouble free
  • Place of origin - garden origin. UK. Hopleys Nursery, Herts.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Saucer-shaped - - 4cm (1½in) across
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 7
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that flower on previous year's growth in Spring, or current year's growth in late Summer/Autumn.
    Action: Cut back flowered shoots to within 1 inch of previous year's growth.
    When: Annually after flowering or in Spring if flowering on current year's growth.

    RHS group 10
  • Soil Conditions - Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
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