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Schoene Helena/Classic Zonal Geranium 'Salmon'

General description

Traditional geranium with medium green leaves and salmon colored flower.  Blooms all summer.

Plant requirements

Full sun - at least 6 hrs

Maintenance

Water frequently and throroughly during hot weather.  Deadhead flowers and remove dead leaves.  Feed every 2nd or 3rd watering with a balanced fertilizer, or use a slow release fertilizer at a high rate.  Watch for caterpillars and bud worms in midsummer.  

Practical use

Baskets, beds, landscapres, and planters.  

Properties

Height
14 cm
Color
Soil type
Any
Sunlight
Full sun, Partial shade
Moisture
Moist but well-drained
Hardiness
Needs protection