Botanical name: Geranium macrorrhizum
Other names: Big-root crane's bill, Cranesbill, Bigroot cranesbill, Balkan cranesbill, Rock cranesbill, Big root cranesbill
Species: G. macrorrhizum - G. macrorrhizum is a semi-evergreen perennial with aromatic, sticky, lobed and toothed light green leaves and clusters of pink to purplish-pink or white flowers in early summer.
Geranium macrorrhizum is: Semi evergreen
Flower: White, Purplish-pink, Pink in Summer
Foliage: Light green in Spring; Light green in Summer; Yellow in Autumn
Fragrance: Strongly aromatic leaves
Pruning: Remove spent flower stems and old leaves to encourage the production of new leaves and flowers. . REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Basal cuttings, Division. REGISTER to read more...
Geranium macrorrhizum (Big-root crane's bill) will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Ground Cover, Underplanting, Rock, Wildflower, Wildlife
Cultivation: Prefers any moderately fertile, well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade, but most soils (except waterlogged), in full sun or full shade, are tolerated.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Shade, Full Sun, Partial Shade
Aspect: North, South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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