(Pelargonium peltatum ‘Red’)
A colourful shrub from South Africa that brightens up the garden, balcony or patio.
Clusters of bright red flowers from spring to autumn.
POSITION & USES
Use as a trailing shrub for hanging baskets, terraces and large pots. Prefers a full sun position in a wide range of soils and potting mixes.
Remove spent flower stems and the plant will flower again an again. Prune well in mid spring or mid autumn.
Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed will keep it looking its best and growing well.
- 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 trailing or mounding shrub of ivy-like green foliage.|
|Position||Full Sun, Moderate Frost|