Soil: Mesic(Medium) to(Xeric) Dry
Sun: Full to Shade
Flowers: The 1-1/2" flowers have 5 petals, 5 pointed sepals, 10 stamens and 1 pistil. They bloom in loose clusters of 2-10 flowers.
Leaves: The deeply lobed leaves are 4"-5" wide.
The Beautiful bold green, deeply cut, largely veined foliage of this plant along with it's delicate pale rosy purple flowers make this a very nice plant for the home landscape. Beside their beauty, in gardens or shoreline restoration, these plants tolerate a variety of soil and sun conditions! Nice for the woodland garden!
More Information: After flowering, the plant produces a long narrow seed pod that resembles a crane's bill. When the seeds are ready, the pod splits open and flings the seeds out into the world.
Name: The name Geranium comes from the Greek word "geranos" which means crane. It refers to the long skinny seed pod that looks like a crane's beak.