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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
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
Erodium chamaedryoides 'Roseum' Erodium reichardii 'Roseum'
Geranium reichardii 'Roseum'
Erodium can be annuals, perennials or subshrubs, some evergreen, with lobed or pinnately divided leaves and bowl-shaped, 5-petalled flowers in summer
'Roseum' is a compact spreading perennial to 10cm, with dark grey-green, oval, slightly lobed leaves and deep pink flowers 1.5cm in width, with darker veins
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 North-facing or West-facing or East-facing
SoilLoam, Chalk, Sand
Up to 10 cm
Time to ultimate height
Grow in rock garden, alpine house or trough. Deadhead regularly
Propagate by basal stem cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Gravel Garden Rock Garden
Pruning No pruning required
Pests Generally pest free
Generally disease free
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