Join thousands of gardeners across the UK who use our free service to buy, sell and swap plants ... and much more.

Geranium renardii

For sale by Julia

This grower is sure of this plant identification.

Geranium renardii | Swillington, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS26
Pot SizeTotal Price
1 litre

To add this listing to your plant request, you need to be a member of GreenPlantSwap. Please log in or sign up free now.

Plant Finder: about Geranium renardii

Common names



Geranium renardii (Cranesbill). This perennial species will produce interesting foliage rather than flowers. The leaves are beautiful, velvety silver-green and up to 4ins across. They are divided into bluntly lobed segments. In the spring white, veined with purple blooms will appear in small clusters.


They are fully to half hardy. Most species will prefer sun, but some do better in the shade. They will grow in any but waterlogged soil. Outdoors, grow larger species and hybrids in any moderately fertile, well-drained soil. Grow small species and hybrids in humus-rich, sharply drained soil in full sun. Under glass, grow half hardy species in loam-based potting compost with added sharp sand, in bright filtered light. During the growing season, water freely and apply a balanced liquid fertilizer monthly. Water sparingly in winter.

Interest and use

Foliage, ornamental, border, edging, ground cover.

View Full Plant Finder Record
Geranium renardii | Cheshire, SK11 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterDry

Meet the grower

Swillington, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS26
View Grower pageMessage Grower
  • Grower

Plant Finder listings

  • 13

    Plants for sale

    View all

  • Swap interests

    Happy to swap the plants on my listings for any bee-friendly, herbaceous perennials. Particular interests are Echinacea, Monarda, Veronica, Astrantia, Agastache, Salvia, Thalictrum etc.

Production v5.9.2 (00577d2)