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Tall Cinquefoil

Potentilla arguta

Prairie Cinquefoil has stout, erect stems that rise from tufted, basal hairy leaves. Flowers are crowded in one large, terminal cluster or several smaller lateral groups. Each flower's five petals are pale yellow or creamy white surrounding a clump of yellow stamens.

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 Item  Height  Size  Price  Qty
12606 4-10in S3-1 RPM $9.95

More About Potentilla arguta:

Native Americans powdered the root, and used it on duck down to control bleeding. The Prairie Cinquefoil root's ability to control bleeding, or astringent quality, is due to the tannins contained in the plant.

Gardening Suggestions for Tall Cinquefoil:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Key Characteristics:

Average
Butterflies
Humming- birds
Songbirds
Midwest Native
Height:
24-48 Inches
Spread:
18-24 Inches
Hardiness Zone:
2 - 8

RPM: Scientifically Proven to Grow Faster and Healthier

Forrest Keeling Nursery is the world-renowned originator of the RPM (root production method®) RPM technology. Our patented RPM tree technology yields unsurpassed survivability and plant growth, which makes Forrest Keeling plants the benchmark for wetland restorations and large-scale installations in any application.

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Characteristics & Attributes for Potentilla arguta ''

Attracts Wildlife

Butterflies
Humming- birds
Songbirds

Soil Moisture Preference

Average

Exposure

Full Sun

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer

Habit

Perennial

Attributes

Midwest Native
Naturalizing
Sun-loving