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botanical name:
Geranium cinereum 'Ballerina'
Geranium cinereum 'Ballerina' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Cranesbill
family:  Geraniaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.15m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: lilac
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
description:
A very pretty small cranesbill which covers the ground with cut greyish-green foliage and large lilac flowers which are heavily veined with purple. Flowers for many weeks during the summer.

cultivation:
Moderately fertile, well drained soil in sun.

propagation:
By division

usage:
Good for rock or gravel gardens.

other notes:
RHS AGM

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