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Big Red Geranium

Pelargonium interspecific

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Big Red is a revolutionary break through in geranium breeding. It offers true dark red colour in a zonal plant. Big Red is a hybrid with zonal type flowers and leaves.
    Big Red is a vigorous grower with a mounding to semi trailing habit. Excellent heat tolerance in the landscape and provides large blooms in both full sun and partial shade areas. Beware of cheap imitations! This is the original BIG RED Geranium.

  • Unmatched colour
  • Mounding, semi trailing habit
  • Large semi double blooms
  • Ideal for ground beds, hanging baskets and patio containers
  • Plant Attributes

    • Height Range: 30-45cm
    • Spread: 40-50cm
    • Position: Full Sun, Partial Sun
    • Growth Habit: Upright
    • Plant Use(s): Containers, Hanging Baskets, Borders, Mass Planting, Feature Plant
    • Suitable Climate Zone(s):
      • Flowering Time(s): Spring, Summer, Autumn
      • Flower Colour: Red

      Care Instructions

      Plant in well drained soil in the full sun or semi shade. Remove spent flowers to encourage further flowering and prune back to maintain shape in late Summer. Apply a slow release fertiliser in spring and provide regular water until established.

      General Retail Stockists

      Available from all good hardware stores and garden centres