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Geranium sanguineum 'New Hampshire Purple'
Common Name: Cranesbill Family: Geraniaceae (The Geranium Family)

Geranium sanguineum 'New Hampshire Purple'
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Notes:
Purple-rose flowers bloom in profusion in spring and then in waves throughout the summer. Plants form a vigorous, long-blooming, spreading mound. Useful at the front of the border where this geranium will weave nicely into its neighbours or as a groundcover. Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Western Russia
Southwest Asia and Asia Minor
Native Habitat:
Sunny grassy places, in scrub, among rocks, and on coastal dunes.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourPurple 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height4-8'  Bloom TimeSpring - Summer 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Part Shade Part Sun Sun  Foliage ColourGreen Good Fall Colour 
Soil MoistureAverage Dry Drought Tolerant  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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Recommended Companion Plants:
Polemonium caeruleum "'Bressingham Purple'"
Geum coccineum "'Borisii'"


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