Geranium cantabrigiense 'Karmina'

Cranesbill, Hardy Geranium

Evergreen Perennial

Karmina cranebill is an easy-care blooming perennial. This hardy geranium is a great filler plant with its vivid magenta blooms. It's a mat-forming, evergreen groundcover that is great for weed suppression.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun

Water Needs: Average, Regular / Even


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

Features: Attracts Bees, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Attractive Foliage, Flowers, Long Blooming, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Flower Color: Magenta / Deep Pink
Bloom Season: May, Jun, Spring, Summer
Flower Shape: Single

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Banks and Slopes, Beds and Borders, Edging, Groundcover, Mixed Border
Special Situations: Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant
Wildlife: Bees, Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: front of border, ground hugger
Plant Behavior: Fast Growing / Vigorous
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Great Plant Pick, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium

Plant Combos