This British native is a tall dusky cranesbill, Geranium phaeum, is an upright hardy perennial. In late spring and early summer this hardy geranium has sprays of slightly nodding, dark burgundy-purple flowers with recurved petals, held aloft above the handsome mound of leaves. The flowers are attractive to pollinating insects.
An excellent plant for partial shade, especially in dry conditions, but it also tolerates full shade and full sun. It self-seeds prolifically.
Pot size: 2L