Geranium Sanguineum Max Frei
Flowering all summer long Geranium ‘Max Frei’ producesbright pink-purple singleflowers. It’s hardy and low growing and will flourish in most garden soils. It’s a very low maintenance plant, growing best in partial shade.
It remains evergreen in mild areas growing best in dappled sun; give it plenty of water during hot spells to keep the blooms coming.
Details Geranium sanguineum Max Frei
- Covers bare spots quickly
- Pot size: 19 cm
- Blooms: June – September
- 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: 20 cm
- Plant spacing: 30 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
- Preferred soil: Well drained
How to take care of Max Frei
Plant Max Frei in any reasonable garden soil. Plant Max Frei at the recommended depth in sunny to partially shady areas. Max Frei should not be allowed to dry out; in very dry summers make sure that Max Frei are frequently watered.
Remove dead flower heads as they appear to encourage new growth. Cutting back old flowering stems keeps Max Frei 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.