Bright Yellow-Gold Flowers All Summer Long Goldstar Potentilla is a deciduous shrub with bright flowers. These would make an attractive border along your perennial garden, or plant just one or two for some colorful accents by your front door. Your Goldstar Potentialla is an extremely popular little shrub beloved for its prolific, showy bloom of bright, yellow flowers all summer long. The 5-peteled, 1 to 2-inch, single blossoms are so bright and sunny that your shrub will appear to be covered in “gold stars” throughout the season. In fact, from late spring right up until the first frost, your Goldstar’s splash of bright color will be a near-constant source of attention in your yard. The light green, pinnate leaves do a terrific job of filling out around the starry blossoms, a perfect backdrop for the intense blooms. Goldstar Potentilla will grow to 3 feet tall with a 4-foot spread. It has a multi-branched, bushy habit. Goldstar is a hardy plant, mildew resistant and does well in cold climates. It’s tolerant of poor soils and urban environments. You can place it in light shade, but it will perform best with full sun. The Goldstar Potentilla is a popular plant for good reason. It’s hard to do better than a rugged, carefree shrub that produces brilliant, “stars” of color all summer long. Plant a Goldstar Potentilla today and you’ll soon see why Goldstar is such a popular ornamental shrub. * Showy flowers * Long bloom period * Cold hardy.
Cold Hardy, Heavy Bloomer & Super Easy to Grow Lemon Meringue Potentilla (Potentilla fruticosa ‘Bailmeringue’) is a little flower powerhouse! Planted in a sunny border, this small (2’ – 3’) shrub will pump out light yellow, double blooms all summer that look for all the world like small wild roses. This shrub was bred on the plains of Manitoba Canada at the Morden Research Centre, and you know that if it can make it there it can surely thrive in your garden! This is a super-easy care shrub that requires little-to-no pruning to maintain its compact round form. This North American native keeps its shape and looks great as an alternative to typical boxwood or holly hedges in the summer. Plant it as a foundation hedge or in your perennial border for a flower display all summer long. Hardy to Zone 2 (what!?!) this is one tough shrub that can survive the harshest winter with a laugh and a smile. On top of that it is also drought tolerant! That’s a lot of praise for such a little plant, but trust us, it lives up to the accolades. We know you will be completely happy with this little flower machine. * Continuous light yellow flowers all summer * Great low hedge * Low-maintenance, drought tolerant and winter hardy to Zone 2.