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Geranium macrorrhizum ‘Ingwersen’s Variety’
Geranium macrorrhizum ‘Ingwersen’s Variety’
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Geranium macrorrhizum ‘Ingwersen’s Variety’

Bigroot Cranesbill

USDA Zone: 2-9

Plant number: 1.230.300

The Bigroot Cranesbill are superb, easy-care perennials that grow practically anywhere. Plants form a spreading mound of large, fragrant green leaves, bearing pale candyfloss-pink flowers in early summer. A great choice for massing as a groundcover, or edging the border. Clumps are easily divided in early spring or fall. Drought and heat tolerant. Even will tolerate dry shade, with the occasional summer watering.

Further details for
Geranium macrorrhizum ‘Ingwersen’s Variety’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade or
  Full Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
  Average or
  Dry or
Care Level
Flower Colour
  Light Pink
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Rabbit Resistant
  Ground Cover
   25-30 cm
   10-12 inches
   45-60 cm
   18-23 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate
Disclaimer: This information is presented for reference only. This plant is not currently part of our Heritage Perennials lineup.