Our Wood Cranes-bill plug plants for sale are priced per individual plant. This product has a minimum buy quantity of 10 plug plants. For orders over 500 plants please contact us.
All our plants are native British wildflowers grown in Peat free compost in our sustainable nursery.
Common Name: Wood Crane's-bill
Latin Name: Geranium sylvaticum
Description: Wood Crane's-bill plants very hardy plants, and so are widespread and common in woodland, hay meadows, grassland and roadsides. This species has a distinctly upland and northern distribution in the UK, and so is uncommon in Southern England, Wales and Ireland. It is an excellent nectar plant for butterflies, hoverflies, moths and bumble bees.
Flower Colour: Mauve
Flowering Times: May- July
Plant Height: Grow up to 40-60cm when plants are mature.
Management: Wood crane's-bill plants grow in open woodland, grassland, roadsides and hay meadows. Wood crane's-bill plants prefer damp soil and will cope with semi shade. They usually grow on managed roadsides in both sunny and sheltered sites. Wood Crane's-bill is not suitable for wet grassland, very dry sites or highly acidic grassland.