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Geranium cinereum 'Purple Pillow' (Ravpil)

#PP12829, CPBR2399

Also called Grayleaf Cranesbill


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Geranium cinereum 'Ravpil' - Purple Pillow Cranesbill

More About Geranium cinereum Purple Pillow ('Ravpil') (PP12829, CPBR2399)

  • Reddish-purple flowers with dark veins
  • Flowers appear almost stemless, just above the foliage
  • Leaves consist of five to seven, wedge-shaped lobes, divided almost to the base
  • Foliage is gray-green throughout the season with occasional red tones in the fall
  • Has a neat, compact, mounding habit
  • Bloom Time: Mid-spring to early summer with sporadic blooming into late summer

Zone:

4

Height:

15-20 cm

Spread:

30-40 cm

Colour:

Purple
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Purple Pillow Cranesbill Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun or partial shade and needs to be protected from the hot, afternoon sun. Low maintenance perennial when well-sited. In cooler summers blooming may continue until September. 


Geranium cinereum Purple Pillow ('Ravpil') (PP12829, CPBR2399) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Dwarf
Mounding
Compact

Foliage Color

Green
Gray

Landscape uses

Border/edging