A picture of a Lemon Scented Geranium

Lemon Scented Geranium

Pelargonium crispum 'Variegatum'

Photo by Jo.Baker (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Light watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

30cm

60cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

Lemon Scented Geranium Overview

Pelargonium crispum 'Variegatum' is an upright, scented cultivar with cream-margined leaves. These release a scent of lemon when brushed. It also produces clusters of pale mauve flowers.

Common problems with Lemon Scented Geranium

How to propagate Lemon Scented Geranium

Cuttings

Root division or softwood cuttings from spring to autumn.

Division

Special features of Lemon Scented Geranium

Attractive leaves

Leaves are aromatic.

Other uses of Lemon Scented Geranium

Conservatory