Potentilla fruticosa 'Pink beauty'
Pink Potentilla, Bush Cinquefoil, Shrubby Cinquefoil
- Main interest:
- showy flowers
- full sun to partial shade, dislikes wet soil
- Flower colour:
- pink, June to August
- dusty green
- USDA Hardiness:
- zone 2: -45.6 ° C (-50 ° F) View Zone Map
- Mature height & width (max.):
- height: 2 ft (0.6 m) width: 3 ft (0.9 m)
- general garden use, mass planting
Pink Potentilla or Potentilla fruticosa 'Pink beauty' is a hardy compact shrub boasting showy pink flowers at the end of its branches from June until the first frost. Bluish-green foliage has no significant fall colour. Low maintenance, best pruned in late winter. Great for attracting butterflies.