Potentilla ‘Hamlet’ CINQUEFOIL –
Fabulous flower colour of deep velvet, burgundy wine red. Large discs of velvety petals, on branching 60cm (2ft) stems, above a neat mound of silver haired scalloped leaves. Potentilla ‘Hamlet’ CINQUEFOIL has very attractive evergreen foliage clumps and repeating flushes of blooms. Easy care water wise plant. Frost hardy. Sun or 1/2 shade. The colour is sensational.
– Height with flowers: 60cm approx.
– Width: 50cm approx.
– Position: Full sun or Partial shade
– Soil: Well drained, very adaptive, also tolerates acidic soil.
– Frost: Hardy
– Growth: Evergreen 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.