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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 (Z3-9)
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.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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)
  4. Seed from '14 garden. Pot outside 11/12 (some G, 2-8w)
  5. Same seed as above. Baggy 70F (no G, 26d)

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