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GERANIUM himalayense

Commonly known as Cranesbill

(grandiflorum) - violet-blue flowers
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Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.
£12.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £10 each

Delivery Information Available again from summer 2020
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre
  • Blue - violet blue
  • Height - 30-45cm (12-18in)
  • Spread - 60cm (24in)
  • 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. - rhizomatous, mat forming perennial. Mid-green basal leaves, 7-lobed and prominently veined. 5-20cm (2-8in) long. Flowers 4-6cm (1½-2½in) across in loose cymes in a main flush in early summer then, spasmodically, to early autumn.
  • 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
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - makes good ground cover even in shade. Wildlife plant - insects
  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevil, slugs, snails, viruses, downy mildew. Powdery mildew in dry conditions.
  • Place of origin - Himalayas
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
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30-45cm (12-18in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  60cm (24in)
 

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