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Botanical name: Pelargonium peltatum
Other names: Ivy geranium
Species: P. peltatum - P. peltatum is a tender, low growing, spreading evergreen perennial (grown as an annual) with ivy shaped leaves and mauve flowers in summer and autumn.
Pelargonium peltatum is: Deciduous
Flower: Purple in Summer; Purple in Autumn
Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons
Propagation methods: Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Pelargonium peltatum (Ivy geranium) will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 1.5m after 1-2 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Coastal, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Ground Cover, Hanging baskets
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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