Potentilla - Summer Dawn #2
Summer Dawn Potentilla - Potentilla fruticosa 'Summer Dawn'
Height: 30 inches - Spread: 4 feet - Sunlight: full sun partial shade - Hardiness Zone: 2a
Description: A compact selection with showy light yellow flowers from June until frost over fine textured dark green foliage; hardy, tough and adaptable to all conditions, but dislikes wet soils
Ornamental Features: Summer Dawn Potentilla features showy lemon yellow flowers with gold eyes at the ends of the branches from late spring to early fall. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The small ferny compound leaves do not develop any appreciable fall colour. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.
Landscape Attributes: Summer Dawn Potentilla is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.