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Botanical name: Pelargonium 'Bushfire'
Other names: Pelargonium 'Bushfire'
Variety or cultivar: 'Bushfire' _ 'Bushfire' is a tender evergreen perennial with soft, rounded leaves and clusters of scarlet flowers whose petals have a darker red splodge.
Pelargonium 'Bushfire' is: Evergreen
Flower: Red in Summer
Foliage: Green in All seasons
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Pruning: Deadhead regularly to encourage flowering. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Pelargonium 'Bushfire' (Pelargonium 'Bushfire') will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 1-2 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Coastal, Conservatory, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Indoor
Cultivation: Use John Innes No 1 compost mixed with sharp sand. Choose a sunny postion, and deadhead frequently to encourage further flowering. Pelargoniums will not survive winter outdoors, so will need to overwinter indoors or be replaced with new plants.
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|Soil types:||Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
|Hardiness:||Indoor heated (H1), Tender in frost (H3)|
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