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Geranium pyrenaicum 'Bill Wallis' (Mountain cranesbill 'Bill Wallis')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.6m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.4m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Geranium pyrenaicum 'Bill Wallis'

Other names: Mountain cranesbill 'Bill Wallis', Hedgerow cranesbill 'Bill Wallis', Mountain geranium 'Bill Wallis'

Genus: Geranium Geranium

Variety or Cultivar: 'Bill Wallis' _ 'Bill Wallis' is a clump-forming, evergreen perennial with hairy, mid-green leaves and red stems. It has tiny, violet-pink to blue flowers that cover the plant, blooming from spring until autumn.


Geranium pyrenaicum 'Bill Wallis' is: Deciduous

Flower: White, Violet, Blue in Spring; Blue, White, Purple in Summer; White, Violet, Blue in Autumn

Foliage: Mid-green in All seasons

Habit: Clump-forming, Mat Forming

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Capsid bug , Rose leaf-rolling sawfly , Vine weevil Capsid bug , Rose leaf-rolling sawfly , Vine weevil

Specific diseases: Powdery mildew Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning: Remove stems once flowered and old leaves to encourage the production of new leaves and flowers. . REGISTER to read more...

Propagation: Comes true from seed.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Basal cuttings, Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Geranium pyrenaicum 'Bill Wallis' (Mountain cranesbill 'Bill Wallis') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Add to salads, Cake decoration, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Ground Cover, Underplanting

Cultivation: Best planted in most moderately fertile soil (apart from waterlogged) in either full sun or partial shade. Shade is 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 Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Geranium pyrenaicum 'Bill Wallis'

Other names: Mountain cranesbill 'Bill Wallis', Hedgerow cranesbill 'Bill Wallis', Mountain geranium 'Bill Wallis'

Genus: Geranium Geranium

Variety or Cultivar: 'Bill Wallis' _ 'Bill Wallis' is a clump-forming, evergreen perennial with hairy, mid-green leaves and red stems. It has tiny, violet-pink to blue flowers that cover the plant, blooming from spring until autumn.


Geranium pyrenaicum 'Bill Wallis' is: Deciduous

Flower: White, Violet, Blue in Spring; Blue, White, Purple in Summer; White, Violet, Blue in Autumn

Foliage: Mid-green in All seasons

Habit: Clump-forming, Mat Forming

Watch out for

Specific pests: Capsid bug , Rose leaf-rolling sawfly , Vine weevil

Specific diseases: Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning: Remove stems once flowered and old leaves to encourage the production of new leaves and flowers. . REGISTER to read more...

Propagation: Comes true from seed.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Basal cuttings, Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...


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Geranium pyrenaicum 'Bill Wallis' (Mountain cranesbill 'Bill Wallis') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Add to salads, Cake decoration, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Ground Cover, Underplanting

Cultivation: Best planted in most moderately fertile soil (apart from waterlogged) in either full sun or partial shade. Shade is 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 Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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