Genus of more than 500 species of annual and perennial herbs or deciduous shrubs with ferny or palmate leaves.
Latin name: Potentilla atrosanguinea
Grow in full sun, in fertile, humus-rich, moderately moist soils.
Plant in groups or flowerpots.
Easily propagated by cuttings throughout the growth period.
Shrubs are lightly trimmed by removing overmature flowers.
Herbaceous perennial with green leaves and red flowers in summer.