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Geranium × cantabrigiense ‘Westray’
Geranium × cantabrigiense ‘Westray’
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Geranium × cantabrigiense ‘Westray’

Dwarf Cranesbill

USDA Zone: 4-9

Plant number: 1.230.640

This low-growing hybrid Cranesbill Geranium forms a spreading mound of fragrant dark green leaves, bearing clusters of deep pink flowers starting in late spring. Ideal for edging or groundcover use, with a long flowering season. Also a good choice for tubs or mixed containers. Fairly drought tolerant once established. Also very shade tolerant although flowering may not be as heavy as in brighter locations. Evergreen. Plants may be clipped back hard in early spring. USPP#13716: unlicensed propagation prohibited. Registered with COPF.

Further details for
Geranium × cantabrigiense ‘Westray’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
  Average or
  Dry or
Care Level
Flower Colour
  Deep Pink
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
  Late Spring
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Rabbit Resistant
  Ground Cover
   20-30 cm
   8-12 inches
   30-45 cm
   12-18 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate
Disclaimer: This information is presented for reference only. This plant is not currently part of our Heritage Perennials lineup.