Pelargonium 'Clorinda'

The quickest growing and largest pelargonium we grow which will flower from February under cover. More
1 young plant, for spring planting 511116-1 £9.95 Delivery mid April
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3 young plants, for spring planting 511116-3 £28.95 Delivery mid April
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The quickest growing and largest pelargonium we grow which will flower from February under cover.

We are currently training this on a 6ft high frame in our greenhouse.

Genus Pelargonium
Group/Species Scented Leaf
Variety Clorinda
Type Tender Perennial
Border Position Container
Soil Type Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 1.2m (4ft)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant out after risk of frosts into well drained compost.
Care Tips During spring and summer water moderately and apply a balanced liquid fertiliser. Change to a high potash fertiliser when in flower. Water sparingly in winter. If kept frost free, one plant can come back year after year, looking bigger and better each time.
Flowering June - November
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice
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Delivery

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Pelargonium 'Clorinda' reviews

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Reviewed 7th November 2018 by Judith

Not as highly scented as imagined but now in greenhouse for next year!

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Reviewed 14th September 2018 by Sally

Love the colour but the number of flowers rather disappointing despite regular dead heading