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Geranium phaeum 'Margaret Wilson'

Also called Dusky Cranesbill


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More About Geranium phaeum 'Margaret Wilson'

  • Purple flower with a white eye
  • Foliage emerges in the spring a golden colour
  • Marbled foliage ages creamy-white and green in late spring
  • Bloom Time: Early to midsummer

Zone:

5

Height:

30-35 cm

Spread:

40-45 cm

Colour:

Purple
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Mourning Widow Cranesbill Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in a moist to average, well-drained soil, however, it will tolerate dry to average conditions. Best sited in full sun to partial shade. Pruning hard after flowering encourages tidy, fresh growth and more blooms throughout the summer. 


Geranium phaeum 'Margaret Wilson' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Mounding
Clumping

Foliage Color

Variegated
White
Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging