Potentilla fruticosa 'Abbotswood'
A very hardy, bushy deciduous shrub noted for the long flowering season throughout spring and summer. 'Abbotswood' has masses of pure white flowers and are backed by small dark blue-green leaves.
Slightly spreading twiggy habit good for mass planting, ground cover and also as a low informal hedge.
Climate/Position: Preferably full sun for best flowering but will tolerate partial shade.
Height/Spread: 80cm x 100cm.
Soil Requirements: Easy to grow in any soils.
Pruning: None required but may be trimmed after flowering to keep in shape or old stems may be removed to ground level to rejuvenate.
Potentillas are Native to the Rocky, Cascade and Olympic mountains, these hardy plants flower continuously from June through October.