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Geranium macrorrhizum 'Ingwersen's Variety'

Big Root Geranium (No Advance Orders)

Native to S Europe and the SE Alps (selection)


NO ADVANCE ORDERS (NAO) - A selection of plants are NAO-No Advanced Orders. They have proved to be tricky; acquiring propagules, producing them, or getting them through the winter. We only put them on our availability lists when they are ready to ship. No hopes dashed. Plants must ship within 2 weeks or their availability date. 

A low maintenance rhizomatous drought tolerant ground cover for full sun to part shade in dry to medium soil.  Flowers pink in May to June and is animal resistant. This selection is more tolerant of hot humid summers.  


12-18 in


12-18 in


18-24 in

USDA Hardiness Zone:

4 - 8

Bloom Color:

Light Pink

Geranium macrorrhizum 'Ingwersen's Variety' Characteristics

Attracts Wildlife

  • Butterflies
  • Pollinators
  • Hummingbirds


  • Naturalizing
  • Long Blooming
  • Interesting Foliage
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Rock Garden
  • Reblooming


  • Full Sun to Partial Shade

Deer Resistant

  • Deer Resistant

Flowering Months

  • June
  • May

Foliage Color

  • Green

Growth Rate

  • Medium

Juglans nigra Tolerance (Black Walnut)

  • Yes

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring

Soil Moisture Preference

  • Dry to Moist