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Grecian rose geum

Geum chiloense

Grecian rose geum is a member of the Geum family. Its botanical name is Geum chiloense. It is a flower / ornamental and is treated mainly as a perennial, so it grows best over a period of time (3 years and greater). Grecian rose geum is known for its ground-cover habit and growing to a height of approximately 35.0 cm (1.14 feet). This plant tends to bloom in late spring.

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How to grow Grecian rose geum

  • Dappled Sun

  • Medium

Position in a dappled sun location and remember to water moderately. Use Zone 5 - Zone 8 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. Grecian rose geum needs a soil ph of 6.1 to 7.5 (weakly acidic soil - weakly alkaline soil). Grecian rose geum is generally regarded as a half hardy plant, so remember to protect this plant from frosts and low temperatures.

See our list of companion Plants for Grecian rose geum to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Grecian rose geum from seed

Transplanting Grecian rose geum

Grecian rose geum is half hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Common Grecian rose geum problems

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