Geum Cosmopolitan

Cocktail™ Series

Avens

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 24" (Plant 18" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Mid-Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun/ Half Shade
Zones: 4-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal
Flower / Accent: White / Rose
Patent: Pending
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Captivating semi-double flowers resemble miniature roses. Ruffled creamy petals are blushed with rosy-pink tones. Remove faded flowers to encourage even more blooms. Flowers are sterile causing longer bloom times.

From the Cocktails™ Series bred by Brent Horvath from Intrinsic Perennial Gardens in Hebron, IL. Outstanding color provides a bright display for the early summer perennial border. Butterflies adore Geum.

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Tried & True / Good for Beginners
  • Attracts Butterflies

Geum General Information:

Geum prefer rich, well-drained soil. Some moisture required. Morning sun with afternoon shade is preferred in hot summer climates. Good winter drainage is necessary for survival.

Geum Plant Care:

Can be divided every 2 years or so in early spring or early fall. Cut back spent foliage in summer after flowering for flush of new growth. Deadheading encourages greater flower production.

$12.95 ea.
(3+) $12.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: GECO