Potentilla fruticosa 'Abbotswood'
Shrubby Cinquefoil 'Abbotswood'
- Main interest:
- white flowers appear regularly over a very long blooming period
- full sun to partial shade, medium moist well-drained soil
- Flower colour:
- white, early summer to late fall
- green, deciduous
- USDA Hardiness:
- zone 2: -45.6 °C (-50 °F) View Zone Map
- Mature height & width (max.):
- height: 3 ft (0.9 m) width: 3.3 ft (1 m)
- border, low hedge, foundation, specimen
Potentilla fruticosa 'Abbotswood' is a lovely, short shrub blanketed with masses of white flowers from early summer to late fall. This deciduous shrub grows to 3 ft in height and width, working well as a specimen or hedge. Very beautiful when used to encircle trees that have been trimmed up. Native to North America, Europe and Asia.