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Potentilla fruticosa var. rigida
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common name: Shrubby Cinquefoil
synonyms: Potentilla arbuscula
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: golden
main season: Summer
full sun, part shade
moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Robust, stiffly twiggy shrub with small greyish-green leaves. Cup-shaped golden-yellow flowers in summer.
Any well drained soil in full sun or part shade. Unfussy and hardy.
From softwood cuttings in early summer or semi-ripe, heeled cuttings in late summer or autumn.