Favorite pelargonium this year

ljrmiller(z7 NV)September 12, 2005

This year, my favorite is Pelargonium sidoides. It's absolutely gorgeous, with small, round crinkly gray-blue leaves with whitish hairs, and open clusters of deep-magenta flowers. Next I want to find P. x ardens (available at Geraniaceae) to try in 2006. I saw a photo and fell in love.

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melrt968(u.k. scotland)

I sucessfully grew P.X domesticum, (Martha Wahington: Regal Pelargoniums)from seed. The seed mixture is called Regalia Mixed from Thompson and Morgan. Well worth a try.

    Bookmark   October 6, 2005 at 5:22AM
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Mayflyon(z5/6 MI)

Wow! P. sidoides is my new fave too! I love it and was able to find it locally. I hear it has herbal uses as a cough remedy. I gotta go look up x ardens.

    Bookmark   October 14, 2005 at 5:14PM
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