Geranium macrorrhizum /Bigroot Geranium

Geranium macrorrhizum   / Geranium macrorrhizum
A hardy grower that withstands harsh conditions
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Scientific Name: Geranium macrorrhizum
Common Name: Bigroot Geranium
Plant Type:
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Comments: Attracts bees, birds and butterflies. Tolerates high temperature, humidity and droughty conditions. After flowering the4 stems should be removed to make the plants a bit more attractive. Used in some areas as deciduous groundcover as once established its thick cover of rhizomes make it difficult for other p-lants to become established and grow.