Geranium Dusky Crug

 

Compact, mound-forming, herbaceous perennial with rounded, deeply-lobed, dark maroon to purple-brown leaves and branching stems bearing single, cup-shaped, veined, pale pink flowers from late spring into autumn. Height 0.3m Spread 0.4m.

 

Plant in fertile well drained soil. Full sun / partial shade Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.