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Potentilla verna nana

Potentilla verna nana - Alpine Cinquefoil

More About Potentilla verna nana

  • AKA Potentilla neumanniana 'Nana', Potentilla tabernaemontani
  • Mat-forming cinquefoil
  • Single, cupped flowers may repeat bloom in late summer
  • Strawberry-like leaves are glossy and deep green
  • Evergreen in milder winters
  • Bloom Time: Mid-spring to early summer

Zone:

3

Height:

10-15 cm

Spread:

15-30 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Alpine Cinquefoil Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade. Very little maintenance required.


Potentilla verna nana Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Ground cover
Ground cover
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum
Spring

Habit

Trailing

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Border/edging