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Geum ‘Fireball’

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Profuse, huge, sterile, orange-yellow, semi-double flowers emerge from spring to fall. These 1½” blooms are picoteed with a red edge. One of the most impressive (and early) orange blooming perennials in the spring! Found exploding in thewalled city of York, England, this dynamic plant held its regal position in the garden, attracting every eye. Well-drained soil.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 18″ / 24″ / 30″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): May, June, July, August, September

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SKU: GEUFIR Categories: ,
Common Name Geum, Avens
Family Rosaceae
Genus Geum
species hybrid
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Deciduous
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Hardiness Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Growth Habit Clumping
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 18" / 24" / 30"
Finish Time Fast (4-6 Weeks)
Bloom Time May, June, July, August, September
Growth Rate Fast
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Flowering Season Spring, Summer
Flower Color Orange
Leaf Color Green
Soil Moist, loamy.
pH 5.6 - 6.5
Exposure Full Sun
Special Uses Cut Flower, Deer Resistant, Pollinator Attractor
Nutritional Needs 150 ppm
Dormancy Winter
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average
How Different? It is long blooming with large, orange flowers.
Landscape Value Dramatic long flowering plant. Use in mixed beds, cottage gardens. Dramatic in combination with Veronica 'Royal Candles'.
Finish Time to 4" 4 - 6 weeks, 8 - 10 weeks in winter
Comments This plant will brighten any border. Very showy and easy to grow. This is an heirloom variety that Dan Heims found growing in the garden of Carl Denton in Yorkshire, England.
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