Geranium striatum Lancastriense

Cranesbill, Perennial Geranium

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

Short, creeping form displaying masses of rose-pink flowers with intricate veining from early to late summer. Quite drought resistant, belying its lush appearance. The rounded leaves of Geranium Lancastriense are deeply lobed and the fall foliage paints the garden in russet, orange and red.

Our plant spacing recommendations are based on how quickly these plants will spread in their first season of growth.

Features to Note:

  • Groundcovers
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Deer Resistant
  • OK in Containers
  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • 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 striatum grows well in average moist but well drained soil. Tolerant of drought once established but thrives in a moist area.

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.

$7.95 ea.
(3+) $7.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: GELA