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  • Big-rooted geranium (Geranium macrorrhizum)

    Big-rooted geranium, Bevan's Variety.

    Also known as:

    Big-rooted geranium, cranesbill
    Big-rooted geranium, also know as cranesbill, flowers in early to mid-summer and tolerates hot summers better than other geraniums.

    Size Range:

    • Medium plant (12-24 inches)

    Light Exposure:

    • Full sun (6 hrs direct light daily),
    • Partial sun/shade (4-6 hrs light daily)

    Native Locale:

    • Non-native
  • Bloodred Geranium (Geranium sanguineum)

    Cultivar 'Max Frei' in flower.

    Also known as:

    Bloodred geranium, bloody cranesbill
    Bloodred geranium is a wide-spreading ground cover with magenta flowers. It can be used in part shade as well as full sun.

    Size Range:

    • Small plant (6-12 inches)

    Light Exposure:

    • Full sun (6 hrs direct light daily),
    • Partial sun/shade (4-6 hrs light daily)

    Native Locale:

    • Non-native
  • Dusky Geranium (Geranium phaeum)

    Dusky geranium cultivar Samobor

    Also known as:

    Dusky geranium, mourning widow, dusky crane's-bill, black widow
    Dusky geranium is often sold as Mourning widow geranium due to the dark purple flowers. The popular cultivar 'Samobor' also features a ring of dark purple on its leaves. Dusky geranium is well adapted to shady sites.

    Size Range:

    • Large plant (more than 24 inches),
    • Medium plant (12-24 inches)

    Light Exposure:

    • Partial sun/shade (4-6 hrs light daily),
    • Full shade (4 hrs or less of light daily)

    Native Locale:

    • Non-native
  • Wild geranium (Geranium maculatum)

    Wild geranium has pink flowers in late spring.

    Also known as:

    Wild geranium, cranesbill
    Wild geranium is a native woodland wildflower that can be used as a ground cover in partially shaded sites. It produces pink flowers in spring.

    Size Range:

    • Medium plant (12-24 inches)

    Light Exposure:

    • Full sun (6 hrs direct light daily),
    • Partial sun/shade (4-6 hrs light daily)

    Native Locale:

    • Chicago area,
    • Illinois,
    • North America