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Geranium ‘Midnight Reiter’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our licensees. Please contact our sales department for more information at 800-215-9450.

This plant has very dark purple foliage, which holds well during the season. 'Midnight Reiter' has large dark lilac flowers and it is a smaller plant (semi-dwarf) than its parent, 'Victor Reiter Jr.'

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 6″ / 12″ / 9″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s):

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SKU: GERMR Categories: ,
Common Name Cranesbill
Family Geraniaceae
Genus Geranium
species pratense
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Deciduous
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Hardiness Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Growth Habit Clumping
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 6" / 12" / 9"
Finish Time Fast (4-6 Weeks)
Bloom Time --
Growth Rate Fast
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Flowering Season Spring, Summer
Flower Color Purple
Leaf Color Green
Soil Prefers fertile, well-drained soils.
pH 5.6 - 6.8
Exposure Full Sun, Part Shade
Special Uses --
Nutritional Needs 100 - 150 ppm
Dormancy Required
Water (Greenhouse) During cool seasons, dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average with good drainage.
How Different? Darker foliage.
Landscape Value Rock garden, dry bank in a mixed bed.
Finish Time to 4" 4 - 6 weeks
Comments Young plants are sensitive and require extra care until hardened. This is slow grower that is perfect for trough or rock gardens.
Grower Notes --
Geranium 'Midnight Reiter' - Product Profile
Geranium 'Midnight Reiter' - Growing Recipe

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