Storksbill (Pelargonium zonale) in the Pelargoniums Database

Also sold as:
Geranium zonale

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Flowers: Showy
Other: The Pelargonium flower has a single symmetry plane (zygomorphic) which distinguishes it from the Geranium flower which is actinomorphic.
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Dynamic Accumulator: Fe (Iron)
Mn (Manganese)
Zn (Zinc)
Cu (Copper)
Co (Cobalt)
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Other: take a stem cutting just below a node and remove the leaves from the bottom one or two nodes; roots will only develop from the region of a node; harden off the plants before transplanting them outdoors
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Some botanical pelargoniums by Fabian2401 Apr 10, 2018 2:47 PM 16
Melbourne/Australia - please help me ID this thank you very much! by whoatemylettuce Jan 10, 2018 4:14 PM 4
Overwintering annuals by hoppie66 Oct 15, 2017 10:54 AM 8

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