A picture of a Dovesfoot cranesbill

Dovesfoot cranesbill

Geranium molle

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

90cm

30cm

Min

60cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Dovesfoot cranesbill Overview

This is a bushy perennial, the leaves are about 30cm wide. Producing masses of purplish pink saucer-shaped flowers which are carried on tall central panicles about 1.2m high throughout the summer.

Common problems with Dovesfoot cranesbill

How to propagate Dovesfoot cranesbill

Cuttings

You can propagate by semi-ripe cuttings in the summer. The cultivars should be propagated by division or cuttings only.

Division

By seeds or division in the autumn or spring. undefined

Seed

Other uses of Dovesfoot cranesbill

Found on open grassland. Suitable for coastal conditions.