Twinkling Star Potentilla

Potentilla

SKU
41284
Extra-large coral to red flowers bloom spring through autumn on a 3-foot wide and tall plant that can be used as a part of a perennial border or grown as a single plant. Plant in partial shade to full sun in enriched, well-drained soil. Deciduous.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationpoh-ten-TILL-uh
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 3 ft. wide and tall.
Bloom TimeSpring to autumn.
Design IdeasMass in the rear of the perennial border or use as an accent plant mixed with finely-textured ground cover.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleRustic
Growth HabitMounding
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureEasy Care, Fast Growing, Pet Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsNinebark (Physocarpus); Weigela (Weigela); Sweetspire (Itea); Smoke Tree (Cotinus); Russian Sage (Perovskia)

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Requires less frequent waterings once established. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8

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