Flowers: June-October. Plant in sun. HxS 30x90cm
This Cranesbill produces low spreading mats of silky, grey-green leaves which are covered with 2.5cm/1″ vivid reddish-purple flowers all summer. It is best grown in full sun at the front of a border. It also makes good ground cover and tolerates dry soil so is great on banks or walls. Slug and snail proof. Semi-evergreen in milder winters. AGM. Hardiness rating H4.
Care & Maintenance.
If you live in an area of high winter rainfall, as we do, it is beneficial to mulch the crown of the plant during winter. Propagate using stem cuttings.