(Pelargonium x hortorum ‘Maverick Scarlet’)
A colourful shrub that is easy to grow and brightens up the garden, balcony or patio.
Clusters of 4cm scarlet-red flowers from summer to autumn.
POSITION & USES
Use as a border plant for the cottage garden, in large patio pots or in the old fashioned window box. Prefers a full sun position in well drained soils and potting mixes.
Remove spent flower stems and the plant will flower again and again. Prune well in mid spring or mid autumn.
Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed will keep it looking its best.
- Red can = Little water in hot, dry weather.
- Green can = Deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather.
- Blue can = Deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather.
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.
CAUTION: May be harmful if eaten.
|Plants Needed per Square Metre||2-4|
|Habit||A bushy, spreading shrub with rounded green foliage that has reddish brown splotches.|
|Position||Full Sun, Light Frost.|