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botanical name:
Potentilla fruticosa 'Elizabeth'
Potentilla fruticosa 'Elizabeth' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Shrubby Cinquefoil
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 0.75m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
Making a broad low mound of dense branches covered with small deeply divided leaves. Large canary-yellow flowers produced throughout the summer and into autumn.

cultivation:
Any well drained soil in full sun or part shade. Unfussy and hardy.

propagation:
From softwood cutting in early summer or semi-ripe, heeled cuttings in late summer or autumn.

other notes:
Named after the daughter of Sir Harold Hillier.
AGM 1984.

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