The Plant list

Common Name
GERANIUM soboliferum Starman

GERANIUM soboliferum


A compact selection by Rolf Offenthal. Pink. Each flower with large deep crimson centre. July to September. Erect habit with finely divided deciduous leaves. Magnificent red autumn foliage. Non invasive. Moist soil. Sun or shade. Ht. 40cm. Sp. 30cm.


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Plant Details: GERANIUM soboliferum Starman


Species: soboliferum

Variety: Starman

Common name: Cranesbill

Family: Geraniaceae

Origin: Japan

Flower colour: Pink

Flower month: May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Foliage colour: Brown, Green

Autumn leaf colour: Purple, Red

Hardy: Hardy

Soil type: Moist yet well drained soil

Aspect: Part Shade, Sun

Evergreen: Deciduous

Height: 45

Spread: 40

Flower type: Single

Leaf colour: Brown, Green

Self: NO

Naturalising: YES

Slug resistant: YES

Slug resistant: YES

Winter grow conditions: O

Compost: P

Year of introduction: YES

Web rating: Michael Loftus rating 7/10

Special uses: Ground Cover, Deer Proof, Rabbit Proof, Bees, Marine

Pot Size: 1.3 litre

Mail Order Details

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