Mango Tango Potentilla

Potentilla fruticosa 'Uman' PP #12,258

SKU
04482
Rich orange-red radiates from the center of deep yellow flowers creating a striking bicolor effect, backed by fine green foliage. Masses of blooms provide vibrant color for an extensive period, from late spring until fall. A compact shrub that works well as a low border or hedge, along walkways, or for mass or foundation plantings. Deciduous.
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Botanical Pronunciationpoh-ten-TILL-uh froo-tih-KOH-suh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 2 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring to Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorOrange
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Erosion Control, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureDense Habit, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Pet Friendly, Compact Form, Tolerates Road Salt
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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: 2 - 7

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