Genus of more than 500 species of annual and perennial herbs or deciduous shrubs with ferny or palmate leaves.
Latin name: Potentilla fruticosa "Red Ace"
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.
Deciduous shrub with tangerine flowers in summer.