Potentilla thurberi Monarch's Velvet

Cinquefoil

$12.95 ea. (3+ discount) $12.50 ea.

In stock for Spring 2018

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Plant Code: POMV

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Potentilla Monarch's Velvet showcases captivating flowers with raspberry-red, heart-shaped petals surrounding a velvet crimson center. Common name, Cinquefoil, means five-leaved in reference to the foliage. Mounds of low maintenance strawberry-like foliage adds a pleasing texture to complement other plants in the garden.

Details

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 24"
Spacing: Plant 14" apart
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun/ Half Shade
Zones: 4-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay, Sandy
Flower: Red
Accent: Red
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Features to Note

  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Deer Resistant
  • OK in Containers
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant

Potentilla General Information

Potentilla thurberi is a bushy, mounding perennial with strawberry-like leaves. Divides easily in spring or early fall. Deer resistant, Does not tolerate the humidity of the Gulf States well.

Potentilla Plant Care

Low maintenance and drought tolerant. Will tolerate any soil as long as it is well drained. Can be divided every 3 years in spring or fall. Clean up damaged foliage in spring.