Geranium sessiliflorum var. ‘Nigricans’ DARK CRANESBILL –
Pale pink blooms over low growing bronze foliage. 15cm. Sun-1/2 Shade mat. Geranium sessiliflorum var. ‘Nigricans’ is such a useful ground cover for contrast and just general interest. Even better, it is low maintenance and frost hardy.
– Height with flowers: 15cm approx.
– Width: 50cm approx.
– Position: Full sun, can tolerate Partial shade.
– Soil: Well drained, Will enjoy most soils as long as it isn’t frequently wet.
– Fragrance: Scented foliage.
– Frost: Hardy
– Growth: Perennial.
– Attracts: Another pollinator friendly plant, attracting birds, bees and other beneficial insects to the garden.
– Care: Prefers deep watering and drying out between waters (avoid over-head).
– Deer & Rabbit resistant: Geraniums have a slight scent that smells nice to us but isn’t appetising to deer or rabbits.
– Origin: Native to New Zealand.