Geranium prantense 'Dark Reiter' - Cranesbill

Perennials

Geranium prantense 'Dark Reiter'

Cranesbill

Geranium prantense 'Dark Reiter' is a very compact plant with deeply divided dark purple leaves. Lilac-blue flowers bloom all summer on equally dark stems. Grows best in cooler moist areas. Trim back after flowering.

Cranesbill Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade.

Height:

10 in

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Spread:

10 in

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Hardiness Zone:

4 - 9

Characteristics & Attributes for Geranium prantense 'Dark Reiter'

Exposure
Sun
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist
Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Attributes
Mass Planting
Border or Bed
Naturalizing
Edging
Rock Garden
Fragrant
Great Foliage
Foliage Color
Purple
Great Companion Plants for Geranium prantense 'Dark Reiter'
Hydrangea Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla 'Inspire')
Wormwood Wormwood (Artemisia schmidtiana 'Silver Mound')
Daylily Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Purple de Oro')
Coral Bells Coral Bells (Heuchera villosa 'Obsidian')
Oak Leaf Hydrangea Oak Leaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea quercifolia 'Snowflake')
Ornamental onion Ornamental onion (Allium 'Millenium')
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