GERANIUM nodosum

Commonly known as Cranesbill

Rhizomatous clump-forming perennial with purplish-pink flowers in loose clumps
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    3- or 5-lobed, shallow-toothed, glossy basal leaves 5-20cm (2-8in) long
  • Shades of pink
    All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    with paler pink centres and darker veins
  • Striped, Veined or Multicoloured
  • Height
    30-50cm (12-20in)
  • Spread
    50cm (20in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Rhizomatous perennial with red-tinted stems swollen above the nodes. Produces loose cymes of erect, open funnel-shaped flowers 2.5-3cm (1-1¼in) across, with notched petals
  • Ground cover
    These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full shade
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

GERANIUM nodosum

Available Early Spring 2023 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
£13.50 each 

Any 3+ £11 each
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2023
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Makes effective ground cover in dry soils in full shade. Wildlife plant - insects
    Pests & Diseases
    Vine weevil, slugs, snails, viruses, downy mildew. Powdery mildew in dry conditions.
    Place of origin
    Pyrenees, central Italy, Serbia.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Soil Conditions
    Tolerates all
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Rabbit Resistant

Buy Varieties of GERANIUM nodosum

GERANIUM nodosum 'Silverwood'

GERANIUM nodosum 'Silverwood'


pure white flowers, floriferous and tough

Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
MULTIBUY Any 3+ £11 each
£13.50 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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