Bright, enthusiastic blossoms that are a standout from the crowd! Finely textured, dark green foliage with an abundance of big yellow flowers from spring until late summer on a neat, compact, low-maintenance, deer and rabbit resistant shrub with a dense habit. A wonderful choice for adding a shock of color to the summer landscape. Deciduous.
Botanical Pronunciation poh-ten-TILL-uh froo-tih-KOH-suh
Average Size at Maturity Moderate growing; reaches 2 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom Time Late Spring to Late Summer
Deciduous/ Evergreen Deciduous
Flower Attribute Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower Color Yellow
Foliage Color Dark Green
Garden Style Cottage, Rustic
Growth Habit Compact, Rounded
Growth Rate Moderate
Landscape Use Border, Erosion Control, Firescaping/Firewise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Urban Garden, Ground Cover
Light Needs Full sun, Partial sun
Patent Act Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil Needs All-Purpose Plant Food
Special Feature Dense Habit, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Pet Friendly, Compact Form, Tolerates Road Salt
Water Needs Moderate
Watering Needs Water regularly – weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion Plants Switch Grass (Panicum); Ninebark (Physocarpus); Spirea (Spiraea); Catmint (Nepeta); Weigela (Weigela)