Gold Drop Potentilla - Potentilla fruticosa 'Gold Drop'

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Very compact dwarf shrub with small fern-like foliage. Abundant small yellow flowers throughout the summer and fall. An old favorite Potentilla that all other varieties are compared to. Excellent small hedge, foundation or border plant.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Long Bloom Time
Repeat Flowers
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Hedge
Foundation
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
12-24"
Spread: 
24-36"
Flower Colors: 
Yellow
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Summer
Fall
Special Features: 
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Ground Cover
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary but can be cut back to ground level every few years to rejuvenate vigorous new growth and better flower production. Prune broken or damaged limbs. 

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