Forgot your login info?
New Customer? Create an Account
Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.
Mounding lush foliage anchors glowing orange flowers held high above on purple stems like dozens of 2” pinwheels. A real splash of color in a semi-shady spot. Long blooming.
Geum Rustico™ Orange was evaluated in the trial gardens at Colorado State University where they designated this perennial as their 2018 ‘Top Performer’. Smothered with colorful flowers, but is also prized for its foliage – thick with a very uniform appearance. A great choice for mass plantings. Quick to establish. Remove the faded flower heads to encourage repeat blooms.
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.
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.
Geum Red Dragon
In stock for Spring 2021
Iris Lemon Veil
Echinacea Sunny Days Lemon
Get gardening inspiration delivered right to your door — from classic
favorites to exciting new varieties!
Our 100% biodegradable fiber pots grow incredibly vigorous plants and eliminate transplant shock.