Geranium (Geranium wallichianum 'Sweet Heidy') in the Geraniums Database

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Also sold as:
Sweet Heidi

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Water Preferences: Mesic
Flowers: Showy
Other: flowers have five petals; cut plants back almost all the way to the ground after flowering
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.
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Location: Arvada, Colorado zone 5Date: september 23 2011
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Location: My garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 2013-09-22
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C. Date: 2017-09-29 3:06 pm. Many shades and hues of colours for these blossoms.
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Location: My garden in Gent, BelgiumDate: 2012-09-21
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Location: My garden in Gent, BelgiumDate: 2012-09-21
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Location: My garden in Gent, BelgiumDate: 2012-10-18
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Location: My garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 2012-09-21
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C. Date: 2017-09-06 9:35 am. Upon opening, she is often more pink than blue.
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Location: My garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 2013-07-18
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Location: Arvada, Colorado zone 5Date: september 23 2011
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