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Geraniums, Pelargoniums and Erodiums: A few of them

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JustJen
Gulfport, MS
(Zone 8a)

August 12, 2006
3:35 PM

Post #2614559

I adore these. I never grew them in MS, frankly i don't remember ever seeing too many of them for sale. Here in NY, they are everywhere!

I somehow think they are my new addiction!

I adore this one. The tag only said "Pink minicascade"

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JustJen
Gulfport, MS
(Zone 8a)

August 12, 2006
3:37 PM

Post #2614563

ugh what happened?

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JustJen
Gulfport, MS
(Zone 8a)

August 12, 2006
3:37 PM

Post #2614568

bbl need to adjust, obviously, lol
JustJen
Gulfport, MS
(Zone 8a)

August 12, 2006
3:39 PM

Post #2614571

much better. See how small the leaves are?

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JustJen
Gulfport, MS
(Zone 8a)

August 12, 2006
3:40 PM

Post #2614577

last time to try this one

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JustJen
Gulfport, MS
(Zone 8a)

August 12, 2006
3:41 PM

Post #2614583

this is a neat one. the white branch (i know theres a name for it, lol) is actually flowering. The main plant has a reddish flower and the white branch has a pink flower. Cool, eh?

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JustJen
Gulfport, MS
(Zone 8a)

August 12, 2006
3:42 PM

Post #2614587

The 2 flowers compared

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JustJen
Gulfport, MS
(Zone 8a)

August 12, 2006
3:43 PM

Post #2614592

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JustJen
Gulfport, MS
(Zone 8a)

August 12, 2006
3:44 PM

Post #2614598

This one is neat in that it grows tufts of leaves after the flower is spent. Awful flower color, but the leaves make it worth while.

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Weezingreens
Seward, AK
(Zone 3b)


August 12, 2006
5:59 PM

Post #2614981

Those are some lovely pelargonium. I wish they did well here in Seward. Our climate is pretty wet and cool for them, but I just love a clay pot of bright red ones! The ivy varieties are lovely draping in baskets, too. I started several varieties of pelargonium under lights in my basement this winter. I had to start them in December in order to have them in bud by June, but I sold every one! I had planned to save a couple for myself, but forgot, but it is just as well, since we haven't had the weather for them to do well.
beaker_ch
Columbia Heights, MN
(Zone 4a)

August 13, 2006
4:23 AM

Post #2616724

Weezingreens - The Regals like cooler weather, that's why they look so great in the spring. They needs cool nights to keep blooming.
Weezingreens
Seward, AK
(Zone 3b)


August 13, 2006
7:58 PM

Post #2618446

I'm not very smart about pelargoniums. I started the Ringo series from seed because I could purchase individual colors and they were supposed to be early bloomers. Our season is short here. I believe they are also zonal, so the pretty leaves make it easier to wait for blooms. I'll have to check to see if I can order seeds for the Regals.

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