Geranium x Biokovo Karmina

Cranesbill, Perennial Geranium

Type: Perennials, Groundcovers
Height: Short 6-12" (Plant 18" apart)
Bloom Time: Mid-Spring to Mid-Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Shady
Zones: 5-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Acidic, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Rose / Rose
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Masses of deep rose flowers blanket the foliage from late spring to mid summer. Geranium Biokovo Karmina from the Biokovo Mountains in Europe makes a wonderful filler plant for any landscape. In fall the aromatic foliage takes on a red tint adding season extending interest.

Geranium Biokovo is a naturally occurring hybrid of Geranium dalmaticum and Geranium macrorrhizum found in present-day Croatia.

Features to Note:

  • OK in Containers
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Winter Interest
  • Deer Resistant
  • Tried & True / Good for Beginners
  • Perennial Plant of the Year
  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • Groundcovers
  • Attracts Butterflies

Geranium General Information:

Perennial Geranium are always a favorite for its excellent mounding habit and late spring to summer bloom time. Lovely foliage complements the flowers well. Many of the flowers exhibit interesting veining. Geranium cantabrigiense are tolerant of both wet and dry conditions. Masses of flowers from late spring to mid summer.

Geranium Plant Care:

Prefers compost-enriched soil that stays moist. 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.

$11.95 ea.
(3+) $11.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: GEBK