Growing hardy cranesbill geranium may be as easy as planting and watching it blossom when conditions are somewhat damp. View as grid list.
Zonal geraniums are grown from cuttings only and have been heavily bred for traits like bigger and longer lasting blooms sterility so that the plants don t waste energy on making seeds and overall vigor and disease resistance.
نبات geranium. You re currently reading page 1. Geraniums flourish in soil that has been tilled and is loose. Some hardy geranium plants have attractive foliage that lasts until nipped by frost.
After loosening the soil mix in 2 to 4 inches 5 1 to 10 2 cm of compost to give the soil as much nutrients as possible. Items 1 12 of 46. In 1753 swedish botanist carl linnaeus classified them under the genus geranium.
Use a tiller or rake to ensure that the soil is loose a good 12 to 15 inches 30 5 to 38 1 cm down. When it was later discovered that these new geraniums differed from european geraniums in the shape of their petals the number of stamens and other factors they were reclassified under pelargonium meaning stork s bill a reference to the long sharply pointed shape of their seedpod. The palmately cleft leaves are broadly circular in form.
Quantum formula mix hybrid geranium starting at cad 8 70. Geranium is a genus of 422 species of annual biennial and perennial plants that are commonly known as geraniums or cranesbills. The hardy geranium flower blooms in late spring and lasts until fall.
They are found throughout the temperate regions of the world and the mountains of the tropics but mostly in the eastern part of the mediterranean region. Zonal geraniums also thrive in the heat and sun of the summer and will bloom all season if you remove old blooms. How to plant hardy geraniums.
Pinto premium deep scarlet geranium. The flowers have five petals and are coloured white pink purple or blue often with distinctive veining.