Geranium maculatum


Common Name: wild geranium
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): sun to light shade
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:14 to 18 inches
Width:12 inches
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:moist, at least in spring
Soil Moisture:Mesic
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:3 to 9
Flower Colour:pink to magenta
Bloom Time:late Late spring
Comments:Good for naturalizing in a woodland garden.
Germination:Seed is hydrophyllic, intolerant of dry storage.
Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
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Picture Copyright: Jennifer Anderson @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database