Geranium x cantabrigiense Crystal Rose ('ABPP' PP20809)

Cranesbill

Geranium x cantabrigiense Crystal Rose ('ABPP' PP20809)

Photo Credit: Plant Haven

Geranium x cantabrigiense Crystal Rose ('ABPP' PP20809)

Photo Credit: Plant Haven

Geranium x cantabrigiense Crystal Rose ('ABPP' PP20809)

Photo Credit: Stonehouse Nursery


Geranium x cantabrigiense Crystal Rose ('ABPP' PP20809)

Cranesbill

This brightly colored cranesbill features luminous pink flowers held just above the foliage in spring, reblooming sporadically thru summer. Fragrant, semi-evergreen foliage forms a dense carpet; takes on bronze tones in fall. Excellent no-maintenance, pest resistant, small scale groundcover for sun to shade.

Plant Details

  • Zone: 4 - 8
  • Height: 6-12"
  • Spread: 12-18"
  • Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Soil Moisture: Low Water Needs, Moderate Water Needs
  • Drought tolerant: No
  • Bloom time: Early Summer, Late Spring, Midsummer
  • Foliage Color: Green Shades
  • Flower Color: Pink Shades
  • Fragrant: Yes
  • Good Cut Flower: No
  • Native: Not native to North America
  • Deer resistant: Yes
  • Rabbit resistant: Yes
  • Bee-friendly: Yes
  • Attracts butterflies: Yes
  • Attracts hummingbirds: No
  • Groundcover: No
  • Roy Diblik Favorite: No

Plant Details

  • Zone: 4 - 8
  • Height: 6-12"
  • Spread: 12-18"
  • Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Soil Moisture: Low Water Needs, Moderate Water Needs
  • Drought tolerant: No
  • Bloom time: Early Summer, Late Spring, Midsummer
  • Foliage Color: Green Shades
  • Flower Color: Pink Shades
  • Fragrant: Yes
  • Good Cut Flower: No
  • Native: Not native to North America
  • Bee-friendly: Yes
  • Deer resistant: Yes
  • Rabbit resistant: Yes
  • Attracts butterflies: Yes
  • Attracts hummingbirds: No
  • Groundcover: No
  • Roy Diblik Favorite: No

Grower Information

For the best spring flowering display at retail, plant Geranium plugs in late summer. For later season sales, plant our vernalized plugs in spring or summer. Hardier varieties can be grown outdoors and easily overwintered in cold frames. Keep plants cool in late winter to avoid premature flowering.

  • PowerPlug Size(s): 32s
  • Optimal Planting Time: Late Summer-Fall
  • Retail Sales Window: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Moisture in Production: Average
  • Requires Shade in Production: Yes
  • Vernalization Required for Bloom: No
  • Vernalization Beneficial: Yes