Pelargonium 'Precision Burgundy Red'

I fell on this trailing, ivy-leaved geranium outside a taverna in the Amari Valley in Crete. More
5 rooted cuttings 511418-5 £11.95 Delivery early April
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I fell on this trailing, ivy-leaved geranium outside a taverna in the Amari Valley in Crete. It's plush and velvety and yet not sombre and I absolutely love it.

Genus Pelargonium
Variety Precision Burgundy Red
Type Tender Perennial (grown as a Half-Hardy Annual)
Common Name Geranium
Border Position Container
Soil Type Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Fragrant foliage
Site Full Sun, Shelter
Moisture Well-drained
Height 30cm (20in), Trailing 25cm (10in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting This ivy-leaf pelargonium has a uniform trailing habit which means it can be put to good use in beds as edging, or in raised containers.
Care Tips Grows best in full sun (although they will tolerate some shade), in a moist but well drained soil
Flowering June - October
Harvesting Flower production: 5 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Pelargonium 'Precision Burgundy Red' reviews

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Reviewed 1st August 2019 by Anne

Excellent - plenty of flowers

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Andreas

Very, very pleased - strong plants and a beautiful colour.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Ruth

Lovely - have grown on well and are a beautiful colour