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Geum 'Red Wings'

Geum coccineum 'Red Wings'

This clump-forming, herbaceous perennial has a compact habit with pinnate, hairy, mid-green basal leaves. In late spring into summer it produces slender stems bearing semi-double, scarlet flowers.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Spring, Summer
Fruiting time
Autumn

Harvesting

Generally not harvested.

Propagation

Geography

Origin
Europe, Eurasia

Environment

Light
Full Sun, Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Moist
Soil type
Chalk, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Uses

Notes
This low maintenance plant is ideal for rock and gravel gardens as well as in informal borders of cottage style gardens.

Personality

Family
Rosaceae
Flower colour
Red
Scent
None

Problems

Can suffer from aphids, red spider mite & sawflies.

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