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Perennials, Tropicals > Geranium > Geranium maderense > Geranium maderense

Geranium maderense


Cranesbill




Origin:  Madeira and Portugal.
            Mike's Opinion

this is Mike

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A stunning plant that I wish was hardy for our gardens here.



Michael Pascoe, NDP., ODH., CLT., MSc. (Plant Conservation)

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Family
Geraniaceae
Genus
Geranium
Species
maderense
Category
Perennials, Tropicals
USDA Hardiness Zone
9a - 9b
Canadian Hardiness Zone
9a or greater
RHS Hardiness Zone
H3
Temperature (°C)
-5 to 1
Temperature (°F)
23 - 34
Height
1.5 m
Spread
1 m
Photographs
Description and Growing Information
Flowering Period
Cultivation
Well-drained soils.
Shape
Large, domed shaped form.
Growth
Medium
Habitat
Understorey plant that grows in the evergreen forests of Laurel, characterized by acidic soils.
Notable Specimens
Tresco Abbey Garden, Tresco, Isles of Scilly, United Kingdom.
Propagation
The plant is monocarpic and dies after flowering. Propagation is by seed.
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