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Sulphur Cinquefoil 'Warrenii'

Potentilla recta 'Warrenii'

Also known as

Cinquefoil

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Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

60cm

30cm

Min

30cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Sulphur Cinquefoil 'Warrenii' Overview

Potentilla recta 'Warrenii' is a herbaceous perennial that forms dark green clumps with bright yellow flowers that sit bolt upright from the plant. One of the more vigorous Potentilla cultivars it makes a great addition to the front of a sunny herbaceous or mixed border but can also be used in hard to grow areas such as slopes, coastal gardens and containers.

Common problems with Sulphur Cinquefoil 'Warrenii'

Generally pest and disease free

    How to harvest Sulphur Cinquefoil 'Warrenii'

    Not generally harvested

    How to propagate Sulphur Cinquefoil 'Warrenii'

    Seed

    Sow thinly into seed-trays during the Spring and keep lightly moist. Germination may be slow.

    Division

    Can be divided early Spring

    Special features of Sulphur Cinquefoil 'Warrenii'

    Attractive flowers

    Attracts bees

    Other uses of Sulphur Cinquefoil 'Warrenii'

    Attracts bees. Tall species, such as the shrubs, are useful in borders. Dwarf Potentillas are good for rock gardens and in containers. Suitable for coastal conditions.