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botanical name:
Geranium phaeum
Geranium phaeum © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  The Mourning Widow, Dusky Cranesbill
family:  Geraniaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.80m
width: 0.45m
growth rate:
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: purple
main season: Summer
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 8
Strong growing geranium for shade. Small flowers of dark purple, silky textured.

Moderately fertile, well drained soil in full or part shade. Cut back after flowering to encourage new growth and sometimes repeat flowering.

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