Potentilla ‘Double Scarlet’ CINQUEFOIL –
Stunnning bright red colour. Double rows of frilly, wavy petals creating large discs of flame flowers and each with a fine yellow eye. Neat and compact rosette of evergreen leaves, erupting to sprays of flowers to 40cm over summer. Potentilla ‘Double Scarlet’ CINQUEFOIL enjoys Sun or 1/2 shade. Sitting duck easy to grow. Frost hardy.
– Height with flowers: 40cm approx.
– Width: 40cm approx.
– Position: Full sun or Partial shade
– Soil: Well drained, very adaptive and also tolerates acidic soil.
– Frost: Hardy
– Growth: Perennial
– Attracts: Another pollinator friendly plant.
– Care: Trim back hard after flowering to create fresh new leaves.
– Deer & Rabbit resistant: Not first choice for nibbling pests.
– Origin: Cinquefoils in general have grown naturally and wild throughout most cool and cold regions of the world. With most of its species being herbaceous perennials but a few are erect or creeping shrubs.