Big Red is a revolutionary break through in geranium breeding. It offers true dark red colour in a zonal plant. Big Red is a hybrid with zonal type flowers and leaves.
Big Red is a vigorous grower with a mounding to semi trailing habit. Excellent heat tolerance in the landscape and provides large blooms in both full sun and partial shade areas. Beware of cheap imitations! This is the original BIG RED Geranium.
Ideal for ground beds, hanging baskets and patio containers
Height Range: 30-45cm
Position: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Growth Habit: Upright
Plant Use(s): Containers, Hanging Baskets, Borders, Mass Planting, Feature Plant
Suitable Climate Zone(s):
Flowering Time(s): Spring, Summer, Autumn
Flower Colour: Red
Plant in well drained soil in the full sun or semi shade. Remove spent flowers to encourage further flowering and prune back to maintain shape in late Summer. Apply a slow release fertiliser in spring and provide regular water until established.
General Retail Stockists
Available from all good hardware stores and garden centres