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botanical name:
Geranium x magnificum
Geranium x magnificum © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Cranesbill
family:  Geraniaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.60m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: fast
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: violet
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 5 to 10
Vigorous, clump forming, hairy, lobed, mid-green leaves which colour well in autumn. Numerous deep violet flowers with darker veining, all produced in a single burst in midsummer.

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

other notes:
A garden cross between G. ibericum and G. platypetalum.
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