Features

A better pink potentilla!

The clear pink, semi-doubled flowers hold their color longer than other pink potentillas, although they may still fade under intense heat. This is an excellent choice for cooler climate gardeners who want low-maintenance flowers all summer long.

Long Blooming
Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Resists:
Deer
Native to North America

Characteristics

Duration:

Shrub

Shrub Type:

Deciduous

Height Category:

Short

Garden Height:

24 – 36 Inches

Spacing:

24 – 48 Inches

Spread:

24 – 36 Inches

Flower Colors:

Pink

Flower Shade:

color is more pronounced in cool climates

Foliage Colors:

Green

Foliage Shade:

Green

Habit:

Mounded

Container Role:

Thriller

Plant Needs

Light Requirement:

Part Sun to Sun

Maintenance Category:

Easy

Blooms On:

New Wood

Bloom Time:

Early Summer

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Bloom Time:

Late Summer

Hardiness Zones:

2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b

Water Category:

Average

Soil Fertility Requirement:

Average Soil

Uses:

Border Plant

Uses:

Landscape

Uses:

Mass Planting

Uses Notes:

This is a very durable landscape plant, and is an especially good choice for cooler climates. Use it for mass plantings, or incorporated into mixed borders.

Maintenance Notes:

Prefers moist, well-drained soils but will adapt to dry conditions once established. Prune about a third of the branches to the ground in late winter.

Happy Face® Pink Paradise Potentilla fruticosa ”Kupinpa” USPP 22,732