50 - 60 cm
June - July
green with burgundy markings
sun - partial shade
well drained, fairly fertile, tolerates most soil types
acid - neutral - alkaline
Geranium is a large genus in the Geraniaceae family, which includes many excellent garden plants. It's distribution covers temperate regions of the world, with most species around the eastern Mediterranean.
Division in spring.
Seed - sown in September - January.
Seed covered and stored outside until germination.
Self seeds, so it is advisable to cut flower heads after flowering.