Geranium x pratense (Meadow Cranesbill) ‘Black ‘n White’

Where to Buy

US & Canada|UK & Ireland

Description

Unique colour combination, with white, silver-veined flowers set off against near-black foliage. The low-growing clumps of deeply-divided deep-purple leaves sit on reddish-brown stems which add to the colour depth. Foliage also features dark green flushes at times. From UK Geranium breeders Cyril Foster and Robin Moss.

Variety

Geranium x pratense (Meadow Cranesbill) 'Black 'n White'

Approx. Height

14"/35cm

Approx. Spread

18"/45cm

Attributes

Flower borders, cottage and informal gardens, woodlands, can be grown in tubs with care. Fragrant foliage. Attracts bees

Aftercare Instructions

Best in a sunny border in fertile soil that's free-draining but does not dry out completely.

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Flowering Time

Late Spring, Early Summer

Positioning

Sun, Part Shade

Approx. Winter Hardiness

RHS Hardiness Rating -28C/-20F