Geranium ‘Johnson's Blue ’ jer-AY-nee-um Audio This popular perennial is grown for its blue or lavender-blue, saucer-shaped flowers that bloom for many weeks. the shaded plant is a bit taller (by 20%), but there is no noticeable bloom difference. Noteworthy Characteristics. dyzzypyxxy Jul 23, 2016 10:26 AM CST. Read More. Email Save Comment 7. Hi, I planted a border last spring and I selected Geranium dalmaticum 'Dragon Heart' as a rose companion plant. Best planted in groups. Many make excellent garden plants and many hybrids have been made. | Quote | Post #1221399 (1) Name: Elaine Sarasota, Fl The one constant in life is change . A reliable groundcover for any location. Geranium 'Johnson's Blue' - 9cm Pot Marshalls £6.99 Catalogue Code: 5130-1382. Most popular from this group is Johnson's Blue, a world favorite with large (1 1/2 to 2 inch) true blue flowers. Grouped product items; Geranium Johnsons Blue (2 Litre) (Container Garden Plant) Delivery normally all year round? Plants; Geranium Johnsons Blue; Geranium Johnsons Blue . https://plants.connon.ca/11100004/Plant/2350/Johnsons_Blue_Cranesbill AGM. Comments (7) oldherb. After blooming the plant should be trimmed back by half its height to keep the plant looking tidy and to encourage light reblooming. Price From £7.99. Water immediately after planting. (U. S. Plant Patent PP12,175 issued October 30, 2001). 50cm. An old variety, which is still deservedly popular. This variety forms a mound of bold green foliage, bearing large cup-shaped bright-blue flowers. Geranium 'Johnson's Blue' forms large, branching mounds of finely textured leaves and produces cool blue-violet flowers from early to midsummer. Geranium is a genus of 422 species of flowering plants found throughout the temperate regions of the world and the mountains of the tropics, They come in a variety of shapes and sizes and the five-petaled-flowers can be white, pink, purple or blue, often with distinctive veining. *Ships 08/16 - 09/20: Login for Pricing: 4523300 25 #1 Div. 1' 6" x 2' (45cm x 60cm) Plant Colour. It does not need to be divided. Pretty trailing over embankments, in borders or Mass Planting. Could The plants be too old? Whether you know it as cranesbill or simply perennial geranium, the Geranium “Rozanne” cultivar adds a graceful blue to a sunny garden. The Border selections of Cranesbill Geranium are valuable fillers for colour in early to mid summer. Very popular variety; Item # Pack Size Avail Units Avail Plants ; 1723307 25 #1 Div. Blue: The basic coloring of The Lilac Geranium from the Himalayas, for example, gives us many of the great blue selections. The finely cut, divided leaves of Geranium Johnson's Blue turn to hues of reds and oranges during the fall adding extended seasonal interest to your garden. Enjoy the graceful form of ‘Johnson’s Blue’ in the border next to golden-leafed Star-shaped chartreuse flowers in loose clusters on light green soft, velvety leaves that are partially folded. Fill with soil and press firmly. Its lavender-tinted blue flowers have pale mauve centers, and bloom continuously atop elegant, deeply divided leaves that densely cover the somewhat creeping stems. 17 years ago. Purple. One of the most popular Geranium varieties around, prized for its reliable garden performance, stunning blue flowers, and finely cut foliage. 'Rozanne' was voted "Chelsea Plant of the Centenary" (1993 - 2002) and is well worth the title, flowering for 4 or 5 months, sun or part shade. Any ideas greatly appreciated. Foliage turns brilliant red and orange tones in autumn. In midsummer into fall, bright magenta flowers punctuated with black veins and eyes bloom freely. The 2", saucer-shaped flowers bloom in clusters above the dark green foliage in late spring and will continue blooming periodically throughout the summer. Pack of 3 (Code PR142) £7.99. In its first year it bloomed profusely for a short period and looked briefly stunning, then became open and floppy. Features. It is easily grown in a wide range of soils and is a long lived hybrid selection. 35cm. The purest blue of the G. himalayense group. Clumping. This geranium is a true perennial and has been established in my (zone 5 ) garden for 10+ years. The common name is‘cranesbill’. Genus name comes from the Greek word geranos meaning crane in reference to the fruit which purportedly resembles the head and beak of a crane. The best known of all border cranesbills. Geranium Rozanne rarely sets seed and, being a hybrid, won’t grow true to seed anyway. Geranium Rozanne is a patented plant, which means that the gardener can't propagate and sell this plant without paying a royalty to the breeder. Shear after flowering to produce fresh foliage. Ht. Geranium 'Johnson's Blue' is a long-blooming variety with 2-inch bright blue flowers. Geranium, 'Johnson's Blue' flowers and borders planted with red Begonias, Pelargonium - Geraniums, Hakonechlo macra Aureola - perennial Grass. You can, however, make divisions to use in your own garden. Uses. 'Brookside' is taller, more seasonal, 'Johnson's Blue' has shorter flowering preiod, too, even if cut back and provoked into flower again. This plant looks great even when it’s not in bloom. Ht.45cm.(18in.). They’re pretty enough on their own terms and happy to mingle in, above or below other plants. Sun. The genus name is derived from the Greek géranos meaning ‘crane’. The medium green leaves of this hardy perennial turn shades of yellow and red in the fall. Loose clusters of mid-blue flowers that are paler towards the centre. May-July. SKU: P3901. It quickly reaches about 18 inches tall and 2 or 3 feet wide. Spider mites, in particular, can devastate most vegetable crops in … I have divided mine once to place a plant in a new location. Another from similar parentage is Brookside with even deeper blue flowers. Johnson's Blue Cranesbill is a fine choice for the garden, but it is also a good selection for planting in outdoor pots and containers. See more ideas about geranium rozanne, plants, geraniums. Geranium ‘Rozanne’ Cranesbill Geranium: USDA Zone: 4-9: Plant number: 1.230.520. This outstanding hybrid between Geranium himalayense and Geranium pratense originated in a Dutch nursery around 1950. Geranium Johnsons Blue. Geranium 'Johnson's Blue' is a beautiful perennial geranium with large, true blue flowers blooming from late spring into mid-summer. Because of this, the best companion plants for geraniums are those that are prone to suffering from them, like corn, roses, grapes, and cabbage. Cultivation. Toothed scalloped lobes are hairy and the leaves sparkle with the morning dew. 18 years ago. Clusters of lavender blue flowers with pink centres bloom above the foliage in summer. The atypical combo of roses works very well as they are taller. Any well drained soil. While deer tend to avoid this plant, butterflies are attracted to it. June to August. Most of the garden favorites are crosses between species from Europe and Asia. GERANIUM himalayense Johnsons Blue) £ It is useful in borders, rock gardens, and containers. Geranium Johnsons Blue. The planting distance is about 20 cm. In stock Quantity ... A cottage garden favourite that attracts bees and butterflies to the garden. Geranium Johnsons Blue garden flowers. It is popular because it is pretty, vigorous and blooms for a long time. 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