Himalayan Cinquefoil (Potentilla atrosanguinea 'Gibson's Scarlet')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height: 12 - 15 inches
Plant Spread: 1 - 3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Other: RHS Plants for Pollinators

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