General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Reddish-brown centred leaved, more so early Spring
Flowers: Showy
Other: flowers have five petals; cut plants back almost all the way to the ground after flowering
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Groundcover
Will Naturalize
Propagation: Seeds: Can handle transplanting
Other info: Self-seeding
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Division
Other: Take semi-ripe cuttings during the late summer when growth has slowed and plant stems have become firmer.
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Common names
  • Hardy Geranium
  • Cranesbill

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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UK
Date: 2019-06-30
Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UK
Date: 2020-06-07
Location: Laguna de Aculeo, Chile
Date: Nov. 5, 2015 (Spring in the southern hemisphere)
I love this hardy geranium with pretty flowers and lovely dark-sp
Location: Main Botanical Garden of Academy of Sciences in Moscow
Date: June
photo credit: Andrei Korzun
Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UK
Date: 2018-07-15
Photo by Windigo
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date: 2004-05-03
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date: 4000-02-28
Early Spring growth
Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UK
Date: 2021-10-10
Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire UK
Date: 2022-04-30
Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UK
Date: 2018-07-15
Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UK
Date: 2021-06-12
Photo by Windigo

Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
  • Uploaded by Joy

Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UK
Date: 2021-05-10

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