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Perennials, Tropicals > Geranium > Geranium maderense > Geranium maderense

Geranium maderense


Cranesbill




Origin:  Madeira and Portugal.
Family
Geraniaceae
Genus
Geranium
Species
maderense
Category
Perennials, Tropicals
USDA Hardiness Zone
9b
Canadian Hardiness Zone
Requires cold protection under glass.
RHS Hardiness Zone
H3
Temperature (°C)
-5-1
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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