Pelargonium spp.

Common name: Pelargonium

Scientific name: Pelargonium spp.

Geranium or Pelargonium produce clusters of small 5-petaled flowers. Most have lobed green leaves.


Environment Indoor and outdoor
Plant type Flowering plant
Available colors Pink, Red, White
Growth habit Upright
Mature height 8 – 10 inches
Mature width 5 – 6 inches
Soil condition Well drained, fibrous medium.
Sunlight Direct light, High light intensity causes burning of leaves & flowers.
Water requirement Once per 2- 3 days.
Nutrition requirement Add flowering fertilizer once per 10 – 12 days.
Maintenance Remove dry leaves & flowers once per 3 – 4 days.
Common issues Highly susceptible to diseases. Spray a recommended fungicide during rainy season.
Pot size 14cm