General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 6-9 inches
Plant Spread: trailing habit
Leaves: Other: Silky, hairy, deep-toothed leaves
Flowers: Showy
Other: flowers have five petals; cut plants back almost all the way to the ground after flowering
Flower Color: Blue
Flower Time: Summer
Uses: Groundcover
Will Naturalize
Propagation: Seeds: Can handle transplanting
Other info: Like other double cvs this is sterile
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Other: Take semi-ripe cuttings during the late summer when growth has slowed and plant stems have become firmer.
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Common names
  • Geranium
  • Wallich Geranium
Also sold as:
  • Buxton's Blue

Photo Gallery
Location: Pennsylvania
Date: 2012-10-05
Geranium wallichianum 'Buxton's Blue' #pollination
Location: Kent, UK
Date: 2019-10-07

photo credit: Huhu Uet

Date: September
Credit: Dominicus Johannes Bergsma

photo credit:  Dominicus Johannes Bergsma

photo credit: Dominicus Johannes Bergsma
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