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Geranium cinereum Ballerina

Cranesbill, Perennial Geranium

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 5" (Plant 12" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun/ Half Shade
Zones: 5-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Sandy, Acidic, Normal
Flower / Accent: Pink / Lavender
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
The petals of this lilac-pink flower exhibit exquisite purple veining resembling the intricate wing of a butterfly. Considered by many to be the best hybrid alpine-type geranium. Geranium Ballerina has loads of flowers with dark purple centers. A favorite for rock gardens. Blooms of Bressingham

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • OK in Containers
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Edgers
  • For a Sunny Spot
  • Web Only

Geranium General Information:

Perennial Geranium are always a favorite for its excellent mounding habit and late spring to summer bloom time. Lovely flowers complement the flowers well. Many of the flowers exhibit interesting veining. Geranium cinereum grows well in average moist but well drained soil. Tolerant of drought once established. Low mounded hardy geranium.

Geranium Plant Care:

Snip off spent flowering stems at the base or shear tops back to new growth to stimulate rebloom and freshen foliage. Generally does not need division but can be divided in spring or fall if desired.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Spring 2015
Plant Code: GEBL