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Tormentil

Potentilla erecta

Potentilla erecta RF by Robert Flogaus-Faust (CC BY 4.0)

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

60cm

10cm

Min

40cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Potentilla erecta
Potentilla erecta
Potentilla erecta
Potentilla erecta
Potentilla erecta

Tormentil Overview

This low-growing perennial species is often encountered in wildflower gardens. It produces trailing stems with toothed leaflets, and saucer-shaped yellow flowers in spring and summer.

How to propagate Tormentil

Cuttings

Seed

Division

Special features of Tormentil

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Tormentil

Wildflower/meadow, medicinal.