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Geranium pratense 'Dark Reiter'

Also called Cranesbill


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Geranium pratense 'Dark Reiter' - Dark Lord Geranium

More About Geranium pratense 'Dark Reiter'

  • Masses of vibrant, blue flowers
  • Compact, plum-black, deeply lobed foliage
  • Dark foliage lasts throughout the season
  • Foliage turns red in the fall
  • Hardy and easy to grow
  • Bloom Time: Early to late summer

Zone:

4

Height:

20-25 cm

Spread:

30-35 cm

Colour:

Blue
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Dark Lord Geranium 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 (afternoon shade is best). Prune hard after flowering to encourage tidy, fresh growth and more blooms throughout the summer. 


Geranium pratense 'Dark Reiter' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Attributes

Fall Color

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Compact
Clumping

Foliage Color

Black

Landscape uses

Border/edging

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