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Shrubby cinquefoil - Potentilla fruticosa 'Abbotswood' (3 Ltr)

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Find a space for Potentilla fruticosa 'Abbotswood' in your border and you will be rewarded throughout the summer with open white flowers that are very attractive to bees.

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  • A hardy deciduous plant
  • Easy to care for
  • Full sun or partial shade
  • Most well-drained soils in an exposed spot
  • Flowering from April to September
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Find a space for Potentilla fruticosa 'Abbotswood' in your border and you will be rewarded throughout the summer with open white flowers that are very attractive to bees.

This variety of shrubby cinquefoil is a drought-resistant, hardy deciduous shrub that will flourish in moist, well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. It is also tolerant of exposed sites. Reaching its mature 1m x 1m height and spread in around 5 years, you can remove any old or weak stems to maintain its shape.

Easy to care for, it boasts an RHS Award of Garden Merit and will complement your garden colour scheme.

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Short name Shrubby cinquefoil (3 Ltr)
Sub title Potentilla fruticosa 'Abbotswood'
Aspect Sun or partial shade
Awards RHS Award of Garden Merit
Brand Great Little Garden
British Grown Yes
Drainage Well drained
Drought Resistance Yes
Ease of Care Easy
Evergreen/Deciduous Deciduous
Exposure Any
Flowering Period Summer
Flower Colour White
Foliage colour Green
Fragrance None
Habit Bushy
Hardiness Hardy
Maturity time 5 years
pH Any
Plant Size 3 litre pot
Plant Type Shrub
Height & Spread 1m x 1m
Pot size (Litres) 3L
Rate of growth Fast
Required maintenance Feed in spring with a suitable fertiliser. Keep moist in first year. Remove old or weak stems if required to make shrub tidy.
Season of Interest Summer
Soil Type Well drained
Sun or Shade Partial shade
Water Requirements None
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