AWARD

GEUM 'Mrs J Bradshaw'

Commonly known as Avens

Scarlet flowers
Further Reading....
  • Red
    Scarlet flowers
  • Height
    40-60 cm (16-24in)
  • Spread
    60cm (24in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Clump-forming rhizomatous perennial. Pinnate, hairy leaves 15-20cm (6-8in) long with kidney-shaped terminal leaflets, the remainder ovate. produces cymes of 1-5 flowers
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Very hardy
    Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun

GEUM 'Mrs J Bradshaw'

 
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - insects. Dead heading will prolong flowering period
    Pests & Diseases
    Sawfly larvae may cause damage to leaves
    Place of origin
    Hybrid of G. chiloense (Chile) introduced to UK in 1826
  • Flower Shape
    Cup-shaped
    4.5cm (1¾in) across
    Semi-double
    Two rows of petals with conspicuous stamens
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
Jan
Feb
Mar
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Jun
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Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
40-60 cm (16-24in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60cm (24in)
 

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