Geranium x cantabrigiense 'Biokovo'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
|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, 3 ft. 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, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Edging, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Gift Plant, Naturalizes Well|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Key Feature||Hardy Flowering Groundcover|
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