Geranium macrorrhizum Ingwersens Variety
Geranium macrorrhizum Ingwersen’s variety forms a mound of large, green leaves with an distintive odor, and in summer bears clusters of soft pink flowers.
A great choice for groundcovering, or edging the border. Tolerates light shade & occasional dryness.
Details Geranium macrorrhizum Ingwersens variety
- Covers bare spots quickly
- Blooms: May – July
- Flower colour: pink
- Full grown: 2 Years
- Full grown height: 25 – 50 cm
- Full grown width: 25 – 50 cm
- Plant location: Sun and semi shade
- Plant depth: 12 cm
- Plant spacing: 20 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
- Preferred soil: Well drained
How to take care of Ingwersens Variety
Plant Ingwersen’s Variety in any reasonable garden soil. Plant Ingwersen’s Variety at the recommended depth in sunny to partially shady areas. Ingwersen’s Variety should not be allowed to dry out; in very dry summers make sure that Ingwersen’s Variety are frequently watered.
Remove dead flower heads as they appear to encourage new growth.
Cutting back old flowering stems keeps Ingwersen’s Variety tidy and will encourage a further flush of flowers and will prevent over-seeding.
Divide clumps in early spring or late autumn.
If supplied as bare roots please soak them for 12-18 hours (do not exceed 24 hours). This allows them to take up the maximum amount of water without doing any injury to the plant.