Annual – Sun/Part Shade
Ht. 18”-24” Spread 18”-24”
HABIT: Upright or trailing; clusters of red, orange, pink, or white flowers. Native to South Africa. Scented geraniums bloom only once a year and are grown mostly for their wonderfully varied fragrances. The genus Geranium is the true geranium. It is a smaller plant, but perennial.
CULTURE: Sun or part shade, well prepared beds with good drainage. Cool weather is its favorite time of the year. Plant in late winter from containers. A little cold weather is good for them.
USES: Annual gardens, pots, hanging baskets.
PROBLEMS: Cutworms, caterpillars, summer heat.