'Mrs J. Bradshaw' is a clump-forming herbaceous perennial to 60cm in height, with hairy, dark green, pinnate basal leaves and purple stems bearing semi-double, rich scarlet flowers 4.5cm in width.

 

  • Foliage Deciduous

  • Habit Clump-forming

  • Hardiness H7

 

  • Full Sun

  • Aspect West-facing or East-facing or South-facing

  • Exposure Exposed or Sheltered

 

  • Moisture Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

  • Soil Chalk, Loam, Sand

  • pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

 

Size

  • Ultimate height 0.1-0.5 metres

  • Ultimate spread 0.1-0.5 metres

  • Time to ultimate height 2-5 years

 

How to grow

Cultivation Suitable for the rock garden or front of borders. Avoid soil that is waterlogged

Propagation Propagate by seed in pots in a cold frame in winter or propagate by division in spring or autumn

Suggested planting locations and garden types Flower borders and beds Cottage & Informal Garden

 

How to care

Pruning Cut back the old stems after flowering

Pests Can get glasshouse red spider mite, aphids and sawflies

Diseases Generally disease free

Geum 'Mrs J. Bradshaw'

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