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botanical name:
Geranium pratense 'Striatum'
Geranium pratense 'Striatum' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Meadow Cranesbill
synonyms:  Geranium pratense 'Splish-Splash'
family:  Geraniaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.35m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: violet
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
Striking flowers of white irregularly splashed and flecked with violet-blue. Foliage often has good autumn colouring.

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

By division. Also from seed, which usually comes true.

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