Common Name: Shepherd’s Warning Cranesbill
Seed Count: 20
Family: Hardy Perennial
Geranium sanguineum – Shepherd’s Warning Cranesbill – Large upward facing rich purple pink, saucer like flowers veined magenta. A low growing perennial that forms lush evergreen mounds of deeply cut, rounded lobed leaves. Enjoys full sun or light shade, humus rich well drained soil. Lovely trailing on banks and walls. Dry hardy and Tough. 20cm x 45cm.
Sow Geranium seeds in good quality compost or seed raising mix at anytime. Lightly cover with fine river sand or compost to their own depth. Place in a propagator or cover with a plastic lid in a warm place. We recommend germinating at 15-20 degrees C keep moist at all times, but do not saturate. This is one of the slow germinating geraniums , so please be patient. Pot on seedlings to harden off and mature before finally planting out in the garden.