Potentilla x hopwoodiana

HOPWOODS CINQUEFOIL

$9.50

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Description

Potentilla x hopwoodiana HOPWOODS CINQUEFOIL –

Soft rose pink with deep red eye. Hardy plant. Potentilla x hopwoodiana tolerates frosty, hot & dry conditions. It enjoys a position in Full Sun or in Partial Shade. A real easy and low care plant.

Versatile and useful

Potentilla’s are very versatile in a range of landscapes and situations and as a result are a very popular plant. They are tolerant of a wide range of growing conditions. Withstanding drought as well as air pollution, and salt air, this makes it ideal for urban environments and beachfront locations. They are also a great addition to a rock garden or in a container. The flowers are an important food source for butterflies and also other pollinating insects.

Choice companion plant

An excellent choice for planting under roses and shrubbery. Very easy and generally pest and disease free. Enjoys full sun to part shade, in neutral to slightly acid soil that is humus rich and well drained.

Growing Potentilla x hopwoodiana HOPWOODS CINQUEFOIL:

– Height with flowers: 40cm approx.
– Width: 40cm approx.
– Position: Full sun and Partial shade
– Soil: Preferably a rich and well drained soil but very adaptive and also tolerates acidic soil.

– Fragrance: None, but its dainty blooms make up for this.
– Frost: Hardy.
– Growth: Evergreen Perennial.
– Attracts: Bees and also other beneficial pollinators.

– Care: Easy and low care plant. Trim back hard after flowering, this will create fresh new leaves.
– Deer & Rabbit resistant: Luckily, these pests usually do not feast on this plant.
– 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.

 

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