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botanical name:
Geranium nodosum 'Svelte Lilac'
Geranium nodosum 'Svelte Lilac' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Cranesbill
family:  Geraniaceae
characteristics: perennial, ground-cover
height: 0.30m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: lilac
main season:
aspect: full sun, part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Glossy leaves and delicate pale mauve-lilac flowers. Woodland plant or shady border, even dry shade.

Moderately fertile, well drained soil in shade. Will tolerate dry shade and good in woodland conditions. Cut back after flowering to encourage new growth and sometimes repeat flowering.

Woodland garden or shady borders.

other notes:
Native to southern Europe from the Pyranees to the Balkans.

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