PlantsDasiphora→Cinquefoil (Dasiphora fruticosa 'Pink Beauty')

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Dasiphora fruticosa Accepted
Potentilla fruticosa Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 3'
Plant Spread: 3'
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Blooms on new wood
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Sow in situ
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Flies
Containers: Not suitable for containers


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Posted by mcash70 (Near Kamloops, BC, Canada - Zone 3a) on Jan 21, 2012 5:07 PM

A distinctive potentilla with semi-double flowers in a very attractive medium-pink. In climates with warm summer nights the color may fade to a lighter pink. The bright-green foliage is bushy and forms a mounded shrub. Water regularly during the first year to maintain a healthy plant. Mulch to retain moisture.

Propagation prohibited without a license.

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