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Potentilla fruticosa 'Primrose Beauty' | Shrubby cinquefoil 'Primrose Beauty' - 10-20cm, 5lt

Potentilla fruticosa 'Primrose Beauty' | Shrubby cinquefoil 'Primrose Beauty' - 10-20cm, 5lt

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Potentilla fruticosa 'Primrose Beauty' is a small, bushy, deciduous shrub with pinnate, grey green leaves with pale primrose-yellow flowers with darker yellow centres blooming from late spring to the first frosts. Attractive to bees and butterflies. Potentilla fruticosa 'Primrose Beauty' is tolerant of most soil conditions, loamy, chalky, sandy, even poor ones, but prefers average, moist, well-drained soils in full sun or partial shade. The best flowering occurs in full sun. Very tough and resilient plant. Resistant to frost, wind, and exposed positions. Once established, tolerant of drought. Adaptable to sea salt, coastal conditions and urban pollution. Virtually pest-free and disease-free. Low maintenance plant, doesn’t require pruning. Shrubby cinquefoil 'Primrose Beauty' is a wonderful, tough plant, ideal for coastal gardens. Great for urban, cottage, rock, and gravel gardens. Perfect for beds and borders, banks and slopes, and foundation plantings. Suitable for growing in containers on patios and roof gardens.
  • Common Name

    Shrubby cinquefoil 'Primrose Beauty'

  • Family


  • Type

    deciduous shrub

  • Pot Size


  • Height (cm)


  • Native To

    garden origin

  • Flower

    pale primrose-yellow flowers

  • Foliage

    pinnate, grey green leaves

  • Maturation period

    5–10 years

Key Info

Size & Spacing

Mature Height


Mature Width


Shape / habit


Preferred Location


North–facing or West–facing or South–facing or East–facing, exposed or sheltered

Soil Type

acid, alkaline, neutral, full sun, partial shade

Soil moisture

moist but well–drained, well–drained

Growing Period


spring, summer


spring, summer, autumn



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During this time, we have developed a large stock of trees, mature evergreen shrubs, conifers, Japanese maples, cedars and olives. What sets us apart from a generic garden center is solid unwavering focus on trees and some bigger shrubs. You will find thousands of trees, hundreds of varieties and lots of experts who are working on the nursery and more than willing to help you to choose a plant for you.

What you will not find is hot tubs, garden furniture and plastic garden gnomes. In a nutshell, trees is what we know and trees is what we do, and only trees (and some shrubs to go with the trees).

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