Hardy Geranium (Geranium x oxonianum 'Katherine Adele') in the Geraniums Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Leaves: Variegated
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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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2019-06-30
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Location: Laguna de Aculeo, ChileDate: Nov. 5, 2015 (Spring in the southern hemisphere)I love this hardy geranium with pretty flowers and lovely dark-sp
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2018-07-15
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2018-07-15
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Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
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Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Share Your Photos by GoatDriver Jan 16, 2020 8:49 PM 5,802
Do you know this hardy geranium? by Mutisia Nov 21, 2017 6:11 AM 15
looking for an ID by gardengus Feb 13, 2012 10:43 AM 12
Katherine Adele by Windigo Apr 24, 2010 9:36 AM 0

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