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botanical name:
Potentilla x tonguei
Potentilla x tonguei © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.15m
width: 0.40m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: orange
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
description:
Small, creeping evergreen perennial making a dense mat of palmate, strawberry-like dark-green leaves. Saucer-shaped, amber-orange flowers with red centres, borne on short stems in late summer.

cultivation:
Well drained soil in full sun.

propagation:
By seed or division.

usage:
Rock, alpine or gravel gardens.

other notes:
Hybrid of Potentilla nepalensis x Potentilla anglica

RHS AGM

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