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Why is My Geranium not Flowering? — Well, Here’s Why

This popular plant offers a number of variants that provide a burst of color and attractive leaves. Geraniums are a favored domestic plant and tend to feature heavily in window boxes and flower beds.  Native to South Africa, it is rumored to have been brought to the USA in the late 18th century, and that …

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What Colors of Geraniums Exist? Let’s See!

Geraniums put out big flashy flowers with bright colors that make them ideal for wildlife gardens.  You’ll get far more color choice from the flowers on geraniums than the smaller and limited color (red and white) of a Shrimp Plant that’s always a favorite for attracting butterflies and hummingbirds.  For brightness and big lush blooms …

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Spots on Geranium Leaves – Marks of Trouble!

The lush green foliage that surrounds the bright flowers on geraniums makes them attractive. There’s no place for spots on geranium leaves.  The odd yellow spot from edema is one thing. Quite the other is to find brown scabby spots or pale green leaves with light brown dots growing gray fuzzy hair. Not all spots …

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How to Collect Geranium Seeds Before They Blow Away

Did you know that there are over 400 species of geraniums?  It’s not unusual to find a variety you like, want to grow the exact same again, and not be entirely certain you’ll find the same type at your local nursery, or even an online seed store.  If you want to grow the exact same …

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How to Prune Geraniums – Growth Hacks

Geraniums are the gardeners’ trusted plant for gorgeous bright flowers surrounded by bushes of green foliage with gigantic trumpet-like flowers bursting with character. Until you try it. Straggly growth, dismal color, and abysmal blooms.  Luck is on your side today because you’re about to discover not just how to prune geraniums, but you’ll also uncover …

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