GERANIUM phaeum

Commonly known as Dusky cranesbill, Mourning widow

White centred purple-black, maroon or violet-blue flowers
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GERANIUM phaeum

 
Available Early Spring 2022 - 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.
£12.50 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £10 each
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2022
  • Deciduous
    7- or 9-lobed, soft green, basal leaves 10-20cm (4-8in) long. Each lobe is itself shallowly lobed
  • Brown or black
    Purple black with white centres
  • Height
    80cm (32in)
  • Spread
    45cm (18in)
  • Herbaceous Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Clump forming perennial. Pendent flowers to 2.5cm (1in) across with reflexed petals.
  • 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 sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - good in damp shade. Wildlife plant - insects.
  • Pests & Diseases
    vine weevil, slugs, snails. Viruses, downy mildew. Powdery mildew in dry conditions.
  • Place of origin
    central, southern and southeastern Europe to Russia.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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80cm (32in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45cm (18in)
 

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GERANIUM phaeum 'Album'

GERANIUM phaeum 'Album'

Dusky cranesbill, Mourning widow

Pure white

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
£12.50 £6.25 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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