Pelargonium x hortorum 'Bird Dancer'
GeraniumZonal Geranium, Common Geranium, Bedding Geranium
|Scientific Name||Pelargonium x hortorum 'Bird Dancer'|
|Principal Common Name||Geranium|
|Common Name(s)||Zonal Geranium, Common Geranium, Bedding Geranium|
|Description||Pale salmon-pink, petal very narrow, leaf marked with broad dark zone.|
|General Comments||Geranium Family, with a number of significant disease (leaf spot, black leg, blight, root and stem rots, rust) and pest (mite, mealybug, caterpillar) problems, the most significant of which is Botrytis blight|
|Origin||P. hortorumx Staph, Mrs. Melva Bird I.S.R. C.|
|Height Range||0 - 0|
|Spread Range||0 - 0|
|Sunset Zones||8 : 9 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24|
|USDA Zones||9a : 9b : 10a : 10b|
|Leaf Texture||Coarse : Fragrant : Thick|
|Form||Bedding plant : Shrub : Subshrub|
|Flower Color||Salmon pink|
|Ease of Growing||Easy|
|Light Preferences||Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Partial Shade|
|Watering Preferences||Medium : Seasonal - summer water|
|Outstanding Features||Color : Container Plant : Drought tolerant : Indoor Plant|
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