Geranium Calliope Dark Red
Geranium Calliope Dark Red, Geranium Calliope™ 'Dark Red' PPAF, is a large true dark red geranium.
Mix Calliope™ Dark Red with million bells and verbena to make a beautiful hanging basket.
Calliope roots relatively quickly and easily. Calliope Dark Red is an interspecific hybrid with zonal-type flowers and leaves. It has an outstanding velvety red flower color.
Calliope is a vigorous grower with a mounding to semi-trailing growth habit. Avoid severe drying out and consistent wilting.
Geraniums are a favorite bedding and container plant and are grown in almost every region of the country. These plants have succulent leaves and stems and they are commonly called garden geraniums or zonal geraniums.
They are excellent in containers of all types from small pots to large tubs to window boxes and combine well with other plants such as petunias and ivies.
Geraniums are one of your best choices for use in hanging baskets.
This plant can be a perennial in zones 9-11. In zones 3-8 it is an annual only.
* Keep pH above 6.0
* Long bloom period
* Easy to grow
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Geranium 'Calliope Dark Red'|
|Mature Height||12 - 18 inches|
|Mature Spread||12 - 18 inches|
|Soil Type||Widely adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|