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Geranium sanquineum 'Pink Summer'

Pink Summer Bloody Crane's-bill

  • »  Finely textured gray-green foliage
  • »  Pale pink flowers with darker veining
  • »  Blooms from spring till fall
  • »  Easy to grow
  • »  Tolerates hot and humid weather

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A tight mound of finely textured gray-green foliage shoots up loads of buds in spring that open to large, pale pink flowers decorated with darker veins. These clouds of pink blooms continue to fall. It is the perfect plant for grouping in the front or middle of a garden where is can produce a wave of season-long color. Easy to grow and tolerates hot and humid weather. Asexual propagation prohibited.

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Attributes
Border or Bed
Long Blooming
Rock Garden
Foliage Color
Gray
Green
Maintenance and Care
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Flower Color
Pink
Programs
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Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Late Spring
Early Summer
Summer Bloomer
Late Summer
Fall
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Shade
Habit
Mounding
Soil Moisture
Average Water
Moist, Well-Drained
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Geranium sanquineum ''Pink Summer''

Grows well in a sunny to the partially shaded landscape. Fertilize yearly with an organic fertilizer. Tolerates most well-drained soil with ease. Little pruning needed except when dormant to cut back to near ground level before spring.