Geum 'Pink Petticoats'

One by one, we’ve fallen for the geums and this is the latest ruffled, gypsy skirt entry to the family, more compact and just as flowery. More
1 x 9cm pot 511534-1 £9.50

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One by one, we’ve fallen for the geums, from the towering orange ’Totally Tangerine’ to the soft café-au-lait ‘Mai Tai’. We’re not the only ones, with their long-flowering season and pretty ’face’ flowers, they’re hugely popular, with new ones emerging onto the market every year. This is the latest ruffled, gypsy skirt entry to the family, more compact and just as flowery, ideal for table centre pots or window boxes.

Genus Geum
Group/Species x hybrida
Variety Pink Petticoats
Type Perennial
Common Name Avens
Border Position Border (Front)
Soil Type Broad Tolerance
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 30cm (12in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant in moist but well-drained soil in a sunny, sheltered spot. Sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole and water well after planting. For best effect plant in groups of 3 or more.
Care Tips Pull away flowering stems once finished to encouraged repeat blooming. Divide in spring or autumn.
Flowering April - September
Harvesting Flower production: up to 6 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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Geum 'Pink Petticoats' reviews

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Reviewed 28th April 2020 by Julie

Having never ordered online before, this year’s self-isolation has pushed me into trying it. I’ve used three different websites and Sarah Raven’s is the very best I’ve found. Excellent quality of seedlings, very well packaged, and arrived in very good condition. All have been planted out successfully and I’m looking forward to their blooming later in the year. Packeted seeds are yet to germinate, but everything arrives with comprehensive planting instructions. I was kept up to date with all the deliveries and will certainly be using this excellent quality site again in the future, having already recommended it to my (dearly missed) friends and family. The best - gold stars all round ⭐️
Thank you.

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Reviewed 23rd April 2020 by Gary

Very healthy looking plant!

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Reviewed 21st April 2020 by Sheila

I wonder if you have changed your suppliers as the quality of your plants is far superior to some received in the past years. My only disappointment is my Orlaya grandiflora seeds did not germinate at all. I have previously grown them without a problem

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Reviewed 20th April 2020 by Ruth

Healthy young plants, and full of flower buds - consistent with the exceptional quality I’ve experienced on the vast majority of my Sarah Raven purchases. Thank you, Sarah and team!

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Reviewed 20th April 2020 by Harriet

Just about to flower and looking good.

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Reviewed 20th April 2020 by Carol

Not yet planted but already in flower.

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Reviewed 24th March 2020 by Rosie

Nice little plant, arrived safely and thriving.

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Reviewed 22nd March 2020 by Jennifer

Good quality plant in excellent packaging

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Reviewed 8th March 2020 by Jean

Geum plant planted into garden a couple of days ago, I have had Geum plants before from Sarah and this is a new variety, looking forward to seeing the result !

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Reviewed 3rd January 2020 by Dawn

The other geums I bought from Sarah Raven have performed so well. I thought I would try this new one. Typical of SR to have something new and unusual. However, I will not receive the plants until late February, so your request for a review is a little premature.