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Geranium renardii


Renard's Cranesbill, Renard Geranium




Family
Geraniaceae
Genus
Geranium
Species
renardii
Category
Perennials
USDA Hardiness Zone
7b - 8a
Canadian Hardiness Zone
7
RHS Hardiness Zone
H5-H7
Temperature (°C)
-15 - (-9)
Temperature (°F)
5 - 15
Height
0.1 - 0.5 m
Spread
0.1 – 0.5 m
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Description and Growing Information
Flowering Period
AprilMayJuneJulyAugust
General Description
Geranium renardii is a clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with basal, finely wrinkled, grey-green, lobed leaves and white to pale mauve flowers.
Cultivation
Grow in full sun to part shade, in well-draining soil. Will tolerate shade. Remove flowered stems and old leaves to promote new growth.
Growth
Slow
Pests
Possible pests and diseases include: sawflies, vine weevils, capsid bugs, powdery mildew and downy mildew.
Leaf Description
Attractive, basal, palmate, lobed, finely wrinkled, grey-green.
Flower Description
Up to 3 cm wide, white to pale mauve with prominent violet venation.
Propagation
By division in spring or basal cuttings in early to mid spring; root with bottom heat.
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