Geranium pratense Hocus Pocus

Cranesbill, Perennial Geranium

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 16" (Plant 20" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Mid-Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun/ Half Shade
Zones: 5-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy, Acidic
Flower / Accent: Lavender / Purple
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Sparkling white eyes of this lavender-purple flower deliver a perfect backdrop for the dark anthers that float magically from the center. The dark-leafed foliage emerges bronze-purple in spring transforming to deep green with purple edges as the season progresses. Mesmerizing!

The saucer-shaped flowers of G. Hocus Pocus are larger than many perennial Geraniums. Deeply divided foliage is beautiful even when no flowers remain. Long-lived and easy to grow.

Features to Note:

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Beneficial for Pollinators

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 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.

$15.95 ea.
(3+) $15.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: GEHP