Geranium x cantabrigiense 'Biokovo'
Full sun, Partial sun
Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||jer-AE-nee-um kan-TA-bri-gi-en-se|
|Lore||This genus was named from the Greek for crane becasue seed pods of the plants resemble the long beak of that bird.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; forms mound 10 in. tall, 36 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early Spring through Summer|
|Design Ideas||Ground-hugging, mat-like growth crowds out weeds and turns barren ground into a patchwork of colors and textures. Mass this way, or combine in rock gardens with a variety of plants for the perfect filler. Use in pots around the base of taller plants or in wide bowls and troughs.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Edging, Groundcover|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Keep soil moist, but not soggy.|
|Companion Plants||Salvia (Salvia); Creeping Phlox (Phlox); Coneflower (Echinacea); Blue Fescue (Festuca); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum)|
Provide organically rich, moist, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, maintain evenly moist soil. Space 2 ft. to 3 ft. apart as groundcover; closer for faster coverage. Control weeds until the plants fill in. Prune after bloom period to rejuvenate.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8