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Potentilla megalantha

 
Potentilla megalantha
strawberry cinquefoil
Potentilla megalantha
Duking it out with Iris reticulata and peach-leaf bellflower

Synonym(s) Potentilla fragiformis
Common name strawberry cinquefoil
Family rosaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z6)
Flowers yellow
Size 10"
Light sun
Cultural notes well-drained soil
From seed germinate at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below
Seed ripensmid-June

Cushions of silky leaves, bright yellow flowers.

We left this plant behind in our Pennsylvania garden (and wish it well); we don't grow it in Houston.

Seed for this plant is included on my seed trade list

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '10 trade. Baggy 70F (93%G, 7d)
  2. Seed from '10 trade. Baggy 70F (79%G, 6-12d)
  3. Seed from '14 garden. Baggy 70F (61%G, 8-13d)


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