Geranium 'Orkney Cherry'

Hardy Geranium
Dwarf Cranesbill

Semi-evergreen Groundcover, Perennial

Dark chocolate-colored foliage is the perfect foil for abundant deep pink blooms all summer long. This compact  selection of hardy geranium is a perfect little edger, at home in mixed beds, and is a lovely addition to a container vignette.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Average, Low


Size: 10 - 12 tall x 18 - 24 wide
Shape / Form: Clumping, Compact, Low and Spreading, Mounding
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Dwarf / Compact Plant, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Attractive Foliage, Flowers, Long Blooming, Low Maintenance

Foliage Color: Bronze / Copper, Brown / Chocolate, Purple / Violet

Flower Color: Magenta / Deep Pink, Pink
Bloom Season: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Spring, Summer, Fall
Flower Shape: Daisy / Composite, Single

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Container, Edging, Groundcover, Mixed Border, Small Gardens
Special Situations: Rabbit Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low, medium

Plant Combos