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Wild Geranium (Geranium maculatum) - Wildflowers

Directory of Wildflowers

Wild Geranium
Geranium maculatum

Wild Geranium in flower
Wild Geranium in flower

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
 
Mature Height
1 - 2 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 8 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
Pink
 
Bloom Season
April - June
 

Features

Pink flowers with 5 petals; deeply divided leaves.

Culture

Full sun to partial shade; moist, well drained sites.

Notes

Found in woods. Wild Geranium self seeds readily.