General Plant Information (Edit)
||Full Sun to Partial Shade
Other: flowers have five petals; cut plants back almost all the way to the ground after flowering
||Can handle transplanting
Other info: Self-seeding
|Propagation: Other methods:
Other: Take semi-ripe cuttings during the late summer when growth has slowed and plant stems have become firmer.
||Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
||Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP14,701
Posted by valleylynn
(Oregon City, OR - Zone 8b) on Oct 9, 2011 7:12 PM concerning plant:
G. 'Cheryl's Shadow' was discovered by Dave Fross, a native plant specialist.
The foliage is a deep maroon to chocolate brown color with matching stem color. It has a compact, mounding habit.
Posted by ge1836
(Pittsford NY - Zone 6a) on Oct 11, 2011 8:20 AM concerning plant:
I am so pleased with the general attributes of this geranium. In addition to good clear consistent color, the colors do not change as the plant ages in the season.The image on this thread is of a plant I put in this spring.
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