Duration: Annual, Perennial in Zones 10-11
Light Requirement: Full Sun
Maintenance Category: Easy
Needs Sandy Soil with Excellent Drainage
Soil Fertility Requirement: Average Soil
Uses: Container, Landscape, and Hanging Baskets
Use in hanging baskets, window boxes, landscaping, and combination planters.
Geraniums are sturdy plants thrive in sunny spots around your patio, front porch, in your garden, or even inside your home. They prefer to get between 4-6 hours of light per day, but will be sensitive to extreme heat so keep an eye out for scorching. It’s important to wait until the soil becomes almost completely dry before watering, then water thoroughly and ensure that the excess is allowed to drain.