Cinquefoil – Potentilla atrosanguinea ‘Rot’

Cinquefoil - Potentilla atrosanguinea 'Rot'

These could be the hardiest plants in our garden that flower. Planted in large bed (2007) and also now in red bed (2008)

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Potentilla (poh-ten-TILL-uh) (Info)
Species: atrosanguinea (at-ro-san-GWIN-ee-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Rot
Additional cultivar information: (aka Red)

Category:
Groundcovers
Perennials

Height:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 1: below -45.6 °C (-55 °F)
USDA Zone 2a: to -45.5 °C (-50 °F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:
Red

Foliage:
Grown for foliage
Evergreen

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

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Maria

Maria is currently growing everything from seed that she can lay her hands on. Also playing with colours and textures to fulfill her garden desires...