The Geranium macrorrhizum is a plant which can be grown in the garden year round. Usually during the coldest periods of the year the aerial part of these plants dries; it will begin to develop again the spring after.For a balanced development of the The Geranium macrorrhizum it is advisable to locate it in a place where it is exposed to at least a few hours of direct sunlight.
Care Geranium macrorrhizum
The Geranium macrorrhizum develops like a perennial herb. Geranium macrorrhizum isn't an evergreen; during the spring it assumes a pink colouring; the adult species are small in size and reach 30 cm in height. The development of the The Geranium macrorrhizum is
Feed Geranium macrorrhizum
In the spring let’s remember to fertilize our perennial plants, using a slow release granular fertilizer, to add in one solution every 3-4 months. If desired we can also use a liquid fertilizer for flowering plants, to mix with the irrigation water every 20-25 days.
Irrigation Geranium macrorrhizum
Let’s water these plants only when the substratum is clearly dry using 2-3 glasses of water ; during this period of the year we should intervene every 1-2 weeks , or even less if the weather is rainy. Generally during the period of vegetatational rest it isn't necessary to water our perennial plants, which in many cases lose their aerial part.
Adversity Geranium macrorrhizum
The spring weather, with a high temperature swing between the day and night hours, and pretty frequent rains, can favour the development of fungus diseases, which should be treated pre-emptively with a systemic fungicide, to use before the gems grow excessively; at the end of the winter we also suggest a wide range insecticide to prevent the attack of aphids and cochineals. We should always remember to do these treatments when there aren't flowerings in the garden.
Substrate Geranium macrorrhizum
Grow these perennial plants in a very well drained substratum.
Cultivate Geranium macrorrhizum
These plants give off a pleasing fragrance. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.