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Commonly known as Buttercup shrub, Cinquefoil
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Deciduous - 3-palmate leaves to 8cm (3in) long, with coarsely scalloped leaflets
Height - 15-30cm (6-12in)
Spread - 15cm (6in)
Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - compact perennial. Produces erect cymes of 3-7 flowers
Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - none
Place of origin - eastern Asia, Japan
Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
Flower Shape - Saucer-shaped - - 3-4cm (1¼-1½in) across
Hardiness - Fully hardy -
Seasonal Interest - Summer -
Soil Conditions - Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil -
Wildlife - Bee friendly -
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