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This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
pelargonium 'Mrs G.H. Smith'
Pelargonium can be perennials, sub-shrubs or shrubs, sometimes succulent and mostly evergreen, with palmately lobed or pinnately divided leaves and clusters of slightly irregular, 5-petalled flowers
Angel pelargoniums are compact, bushy perennials with small, rounded leaves, sometimes scented, and clusters of small single flowers in shades of pink, red purple or white
'Mrs G.H. Smith' is a white-flowered cultivar with a feathered flash of cerise on the upper two petals. Its dainty, viola-shaped blooms are borne profusely through the growing season
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing or East-facing
Time to ultimate height
Requires frost-free conditions. Feed with a high potash feed throughout the growing season. See pelargonium cultivation
Propagate from non-flowering shoots in spring or summer
Suggested planting locations and garden types
City & Courtyard Gardens Patio & Container Plants Mediterranean Climate Plants
Pruning Deadhead regularly
Pests Generally trouble-free, but may be susceptible to aphids in spring
Generally trouble-free, but may be susceptible to Pelargonium rust and Pelargonium viruses
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