Botanical name: Geranium macrorrhizum 'White-Ness'
Other names: Geranium 'White-Ness', Geranium macrorrhizum 'Mount Olympus White', Geranium macrorrhizum 'Mount Olympus'
Variety or Cultivar: 'White-Ness' _ G. macrorrhizum 'White-Ness' is a semi-evergreen perennial with rounded, pale-green scented leaves. From late-spring to mid-summer, it bears pure white flowers with long, yellow-tipped stamens. An easy plant to grow, good for ground cover.
Geranium macrorrhizum 'White-Ness' is: Semi evergreen
Flower: White in Spring; White in Summer
Foliage: Pale-green in All seasons
Fragrance: Leaves are scented
Habit: Clump-forming, Mat Forming
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Pruning: Remove stems once flowered 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 'White-Ness' (Geranium 'White-Ness') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Edging, Garden edging, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Underplanting
Cultivation: Easy to grow in most soils in sun or shade. Tolerates dry shade.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Well-drained, Moist but well-drained
Soil pH: Neutral, Alkaline, Acid
Light: Partial Shade, Full Sun
Aspect: North, South, East, West
Exposure: Sheltered, Exposed
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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Geranium 'White-Ness' has been used in The HESCO Garden by Leeds City Council for Chelsea Flower Show 2009.
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