Lemon Meringue potentilla (Potentilla fruticosa 'Bailmeringue’) is a flower powerhouse, unfurling yellow, rose-like blooms all summer long. Butterflies can’t resist the plant, along with other pollinators.
Small, round plants are drought tolerant once established and deer resistant. Grows 2 to 3 feet tall and wide. Nov 25, Horticulture agent Paul McKenzie advises against reckless pruning. Learn about shrubs you can turn into trees with just a little pruning. Try to remove as much of the jagged or torn branches and limbs as you can, in a way that promotes faster healing. Gardening expert Felder Rushing gives tips on caring for stumphauling.buzz: Maureen Gilmer.
Apr 16, - Explore Sandie Long's board"shrubs that don't need pruning" on Pinterest. See more ideas about shrubs, dwarf shrubs, flowering shrubs. Apr 3, - stumphauling.buzz shows 10 low-maintenance dwarf shrubs, including deutzia, forsythia, butterfly bush, hydrangea, potentilla and summersweet. Butterflies and hummingbirds can’t resist the blooms. Plant rose-of-sharon as a hedge, specimen shrub or vertical element in a mixed border.
Hardy in Zones 5 to 9. ‘Goldfinger’ Potentilla (Potentilla fruticosa ‘Goldfinger’) Potentilla brings on the color in the garden, opening flowers from early summer to fall frost.