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Scented Geranium

Botanical Name
Pelargonium graveolens
Hardiness
Zone 10, grown as annual elsewhere
Height
12 to 24 inches
Width
24 inches
Flowers
Summer: pink
Light
Full sun
Soil
Moist, well-drained, container mix
Planting & Care
  • Space plants 12 to 24 inches apart
  • Use in containers or indoors as a houseplant where its fragrance can be enjoyed
Problems
Bacterial wilt, botrytis blight, whiteflies
Varieties
  • Pelargonium tomentosum - Peppermint Geranium
  • Mabel Grey - strong lemon-scented foliage
  • Snowflake - 4-5" leaves, white to cream variegation, lemon-rose scent

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