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Dusky Cranesbill 'Lily Lovell'

Geranium phaeum 'Lily Lovell'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Dusky Cranesbill 'Lily Lovell' Overview

This bushy perennial has an upright habit. In late spring and early summer it produces dusky purple flowers that can be 4cm wide with white centres.

Common problems with Dusky Cranesbill 'Lily Lovell'

How to harvest Dusky Cranesbill 'Lily Lovell'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Dusky Cranesbill 'Lily Lovell'

Division

Divide in early autumn or early spring.

Special features of Dusky Cranesbill 'Lily Lovell'

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Dusky Cranesbill 'Lily Lovell'

This shade tolerant plant suits being planted under other shrubs in informal cottage gardens.

OPALS - Ogren Plant Allergy Scale

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