Geranium maculatum

Spotted Cranesbill

Spotted Cranesbill has deeply incised green leaves in a mounding habit.  The flowers are produced in quantity from late April into June, in shades varying from pale pink to bright lavender-purple.  As a native species of Geranium, it naturalizes well from seed in moist locations in both sun and shade and supports nearly 30 species of moth and butterfly caterpillars.  It is particularly effective as a loose woodland groundcover, especially when partnered with early spring bulbs, Ferns and Carex.  This is one of Landscape Architect Larry Weaner's staples for his extensive work with natural meadows and woodlands.

PRN Preferred:  A "must have" for a woodland garden, spreads moderately by seed.

  • Category: Perennials
  • Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Height: 12 Inches
  • Spread: 18 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Pink
Qty Description Comments Future Crop Future Crop Ready Date
377 Geranium maculatum #1 (NATIVE-lavender) Login for pricing
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