Geranium
Geranium peloponnesiacum

Family: Geraniaceae (jer-ay-nee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Geranium (jer-AY-nee-um) (Info)
Species: peloponnesiacum (pel-uh-pon-ee-see-AH-kum) (Info)
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Category:

Alpines and Rock Gardens

Perennials

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Dark Blue

Blue-Violet

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Nov 9, 2014, coriaceous from ROSLINDALE, MA wrote:

The wrinkled, velvety foliage (similar to that of G. renardii) goes summer dormant shortly after flowering and reappears in the fall. Stays green in winter in England.

Seed is not freely set.

Native to shady habitats in Albania and southern Greece. Closely related to G. ibericum.