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botanical name:
Geranium sanguineum 'Ankum's Pride'
Geranium sanguineum 'Ankum's Pride' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Bloody Cranesbill
family:  Geraniaceae
characteristics: perennial, ground-cover, scented/aromatic
height: 0.25m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 4 to 10
Low growing mounds of deeply lobed leaves. Bright pink flowers with darker veins and slightly crimped petals, slightly larger than some other forms.

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

By division.

other notes:
Seedling hybrid of Geranium sanguineum 'Jubilee Pink', raised by Coen Jansen, Holland.

Named after the village of Ankum.


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