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CheeseHead™ Potentilla

Potentilla fruticosa 'SMPFMY' PP #28,890

Pronunciation: poh-ten-TILL-uh froo-tih-KOH-suh
SKU #40990
3-8

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OVERVIEW
Description Bright, enthusiastic blossoms that are a standout from the crowd! Finely textured, dark green foliage with an abundance of big yellow flowers from spring until late summer on a neat, compact, low-maintenance, deer and rabbit resistant shrub with a dense habit. A wonderful choice for adding a shock of color to the summer landscape. Deciduous.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Once established water during dry spells.
Blooms Late Spring to Late Summer
Mature Size Moderate growing; reaches 2 ft. tall and wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Deciduous
Special Features Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Non-toxic to Cats and Dogs, Compact Form
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Patent Act Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Hedge, Ground Cover
Flower Color Yellow
Foliage Color Dark Green
Companion Plants Switch Grass (Panicum); Ninebark (Physocarpus); Spirea (Spiraea); Catmint (Nepeta); Weigela (Weigela)
CARE
Care Thrives in light, well-drained, sandy soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate dry spells. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy appearance, prune lightly after flowering.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8

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in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.

We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.