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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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Potentilla - Growing Guide
1m (39in)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1m (39in)
 

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