Geranium or Pelargonium Zonale is a perennial of the family of the Geraniaceae plant.
This small evergreen shrub of rounded shape, is very leafy and is covered with large and beautiful flowers of different colors.
To keep its foliage and eye-catching look we must go by removing from stem wilted flowers.
This plant can be attacked by the "African mariposilla" so, it is recommended the application of preventive insecticides.
Pruning will take place in spring and autumn, by cutting the damaged stems or those who do not present a good way. We will also remove damaged leaves and will take advantage of to add a layer of substrate.
In the sun it will provide us with more quantity of flowers.
Sources consulted in addition to our experience with this plant:
|Name||Pelargonium Zonale - Geranium|
|Height||0.50cm to 1.50m.|
|Color||White, red, pink or salmon flowers|
|Flowering||In spring and summer, but in warm weather it flowers almost the whole year|
|Location||Sun or semishade|
|Irrigation||Moderated, without flooding|
|Applications||For terrace and balconies, in gardens are very eye-cathcing if they are put in groups|
|Others||You can endure short periods of frost, although you will lose its leaves, but then in spring it prunes slightly and springs back.|
|Sales format||Pot of 13/15cm|
|Note||Being the product a living plant and depending on the season, this plant could be received, in some cases, not exactly the same as in the photography, but as similar as possible, without impacting on quality of the same.|