James H. Schutte
(Vancouver Centennial Geranium, Zonal Geranium)
The variegated gold and bronze foliage and clusters of brilliant orange-red, star-shaped flowers of 'Vancouver Centennial' really stand out in a container or sunny flower garden. It is no wonder that this tender perennial is so widely sold and planted.
Vigorous and easy to grow, it prefers full to part sun and average to fertile soil that drains well. Most hybrids, like 'Vancouver Centennial', are everblooming and appreciate regular deadheading. Enjoy this fine bedding plant in mixed beds and...
(Apache Geraniums, Zonal Geranium)
The Apache Series of zonal geraniums are known for their slightly increasing summer heat tolerance, excellent ability to branch from their bases and a wide array of flower colors. Plants are rather early in producing their first flowers, too. These beauties have robust, mounded but very compact habits as well as pretty scalloped leaves. At least 10 different flower colors, from white to shades of red to violet-pink, exist among its cultivars. Plants will bloom continuously if well-maintained and...
James H. Schutte
(Black Velvet Geraniums, Zonal Geranium)
There are so many wonderful pelargoniums – thousands of hybrids and more than 200 distinct species. Most are heavily fragrant and offer showy flowers and foliage, so it is no wonder these tender perennials, or subshrubs, are some of the most widely cultivated and popular container and bedding plants.
Most Pelargonium species originate from arid or montane regions in southern Africa. Their fragrant, somewhat fleshy evergreen leaves are typically palm-shaped and deeply lobed or dissected....
(Blizzard™ Geraniums, Zonal Geranium)
The handful of cultivars in the Blizzard™ Series are among the most heat-tolerant ivy-leaved geraniums on the market. Plants are renowned for their ivy-shaped leaves and blizzard-like bright flower displays on rather compact, mounding plants with spreading stems. They are prized as hanging basket specimens come in an array of brightly colored flowers. The small flower clusters are prolific and bloom continuously with little to no deadheading.
A summertime gem, ivy-leaved geranium is a trailing,...
(BullsEye Geraniums, BullsEye Zonal Geranium)
Zonal geraniums are classic flowering plants for sunny beds and containers. Those in the BullsEye Series have uniform compact habits, pretty scalloped chocolate-purple leaves, and large clusters of single flowers that come in lots of different colors. They are more vigorous than most other purple-leaved selections and will bloom perpetually in warm conditions. The BullsEye Series is a seed-grown strain introduced by Goldsmith Seeds of Gilroy, California.
These tender perennials have fragrant,...
(Cascade Geraniums, Ivy-leaved Geranium)
Members of the Cascade Series are heat-tolerant hybrid geraniums that are renowned for their ivy-shaped leaves and bright flowers on spreading, mounding plants. They are prized as hanging basket specimens come in an array of brightly colored flowers. The small flower clusters are prolific and bloom continuously with little to no deadheading.
A summertime gem, ivy-leaved geranium is a trailing, tender evergreen perennial - often grown as an annual - noted for its leathery, ivy-like, bright...
(Colorcade™ Geraniums, Zonal Geranium)
A broad selection of flower colors atop spreading, ivy-like foliage are the hallmarks of the Colorcade™ Series of ivy-leaved geranium. Boasting well-branched sprawling stems, stiff but fleshy green leaves and numerous small clusters of flowers, they bloom continuously. The hybrid Colorcade™ Series was developed by Ball FloraPlant of West Chicago, Illinois.
These tender perennials have fragrant, somewhat fleshy evergreen leaves that are lobed and lightly folded. Their showy flowers are single...
Mark A. Miller
(Daredevil Geraniums, Zonal Geranium)
Large, flower clusters comprised of semi-double blooms cover this high performing, heat- and drought-tolerant group of zonal geraniums. Cultivars in the Daredevil® Series are bushy, medium sized, easy to grow and come in lots of pretty shades. They are free-flowering and will bloom continuously if well cared for. These geraniums were hybridized by Angelika Utecht in a controlled breeding program based in Hillscheid, Germany.
Zonal geraniums are tender perennials with fragrant, somewhat fleshy...
Ball® Horticultural Company
(Designer™ Scarlet Red Geranium, Zonal Geranium)
This vivid-flowering Designer™ Scarlet Red zonal geranium has a compact mounding habit, pretty scalloped leaves and huge, striking red flower clusters. It is vigorous and will bloom all summer long if well maintained, such as deadheading old flowers and keeping the foliage dry. The Designer™ Series was introduced by Ball Horticultural Company.
This everblooming tender perennial has fragrant, somewhat fleshy evergreen leaves that are lobed and medium green. A muted bronze-green band or "zone"...