Pelargonium graveolens growing shrub of the genus Pelargonium also known as Rose geranium plant. Pelargonium graveolens perennial evergreen plant and also used as fragrant ornamental attract pollinator plant, grow in tropic, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.
Flower color purple five petals, flowers grow in clusters and attract pollinators, might consider to grow Rose geranium plant next to plants with fertile problem
Rose geranium leaves
Leaves edible fragrant, color is bright to dark green, taste is mild and remind flavor of rose and lemon, leaves structure deeply jagged 3-9 lobes.
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Requirements for growing Pelargonium graveolens care:
When it’s young need mulch
What is the best way to start growing Rose geranium plant:
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction / seeds
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction Rose geranium?
No, but easy to do
Difficulties/Problems with growing:
Recommended planting season?
Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases in Rose geranium:
When is the best time to prune a Pelargonium graveolens shrub?
How to prune Rose geranium:
Cut weak and old branches, once in a few years recommend to cut the at least 30% of the plant
What is the size of a Pelargonium graveolens shrub?
0.4-1.5 m, 16-60 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition for Rose geranium:
Rose geranium irrigation water management requirement:
Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow Rose geranium indoor?
Growing also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
When does Pelargonium graveolens flower bloom?
Spring / Summer
General information about Rose geranium flower:
purple flower five stamens and attract pollinators
Thinning / Deadheading of Blossom:
No need to
Rose geranium flower pollination is done by:
How to make Vegetative Reproduction?
Cutting, Bending a branch over and covering it with earth
The best time for vegetative reproduction in Rose geranium:
Spring / Autumn
How much time does it take to grow roots in vegetative reproduction?
What is the treatment for vegetative reproduction in Rose geranium?
Keep the soil moist and mulch the soil
Leaves harvesting season:
How to trim Rose geranium leaves?
After the plant establish can trim branches
Information about leaves:
Leaves bright green, the taste is mild, deeply jagged leaves 3-9 lobes, leaf fragrant
Uses of Rose geranium leaves:
Beverage, fragrant, oil, essential oil