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Cranesbill Johnsons Blue in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Geranium 'Johnson's Blue'

 

Cranesbill 'Johnson's Blue'

Geraniums are hardy and mainly perennial and are used in a number of garden situations such as ground cover or rockery plants. Geraniums are easily grown and can transform problem places such as dry shade, hot sunny banks or moist shade. 'Johnson's Blue' is a bushy and mat forming plant, leaves are mid green and deeply divided. The flowers are lavender/blue in colour with darker veins around a paler eye. Probably one of the commonest geranium and easy to grow.

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plant Features
  • Cranesbill Johnsons Blue likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Cranesbill Johnsons Blue likes very little water

    Very little water

  • Cranesbill Johnsons Blue is frost hardy: 23f (-5°c)

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Cranesbill Johnsons Blue likes free draining

    Free draining

 
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plant information

Common name

Cranesbill 'Johnson's Blue'

Latin name

Geranium 'Johnson's Blue'

type

Perennial

family

Geraniaceae

ph

5.0 - 7.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Cranesbill Johnsons Blue likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Frost

    Cranesbill Johnsons Blue is frost hardy: 23f (-5°c)

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Soil

    Cranesbill Johnsons Blue likes free draining

    Free draining

  • Water

    Cranesbill Johnsons Blue likes very little water

    Very little water

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full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Cranesbill Johnsons Blue is 0.20meters x 0.30meters 0.20 M 0.30 M

Geranium 'Johnson's Blue'

Geraniums are hardy and mainly perennial and are used in a number of garden situations such as ground cover or rockery plants. Geraniums are easily grown and can transform problem places such as dry shade, hot sunny banks or moist shade. 'Johnson's Blue' is a bushy and mat forming plant, leaves are mid green and deeply divided. The flowers are lavender/blue in colour with darker veins around a paler eye. Probably one of the commonest geranium and easy to grow.


Flowering Season

From Late Spring TO Mid Autumn

Varieties of geranium typically flower for about three months between late spring and autumn.

 

Planting young plants

From Mid Autumn TO Late Winter

Plant geraniums between mid autumn and late winter in any ordinary, well drained soil, in sun or partial shade.

 

Propagation by division

From Mid Autumn TO Late Winter

Divide the plants between autumn and late winter. and replant immediately.

 
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