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Pelargonium ‘Imperial Butterfly’ (Scented leaf Angel Pelargonium)

Scented leaf Angel Pelargonium 'Imperial Butterfly'

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Very floriferous, award-winning Pelargonium ‘Imperial Butterfly’ (Scented leaf Angel Pelargonium) is a compact, evergreen perennial with small, rounded, lemon-scented leaves. From late spring to frost, large viola-shaped white flowers adorned with pinkish-purple blotches and maroon feathering are produced in great quantities. Perfect for borders and containers.

  • Recipient of the prestigious Award of Garden Merit of the Royal Horticultural Society
  • Grows up to 18 in. tall and wide (45 cm).
  • Performs best in full sun in fertile, well-drained soils. Water regularly during growing season. Drought tolerant, once established.
  • Virtually disease and pest free.
  • Deadhead regularly. Propagate by softwood cuttings in spring or summer.
  • Toxic to dogs, toxic to cats, toxic to horses.

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Requirements

Hardiness 9 - 10
Climate Zones 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Plant Type Perennials
Plant Family Geraniaceae
Genus Pelargonium
Common names Scented Geranium, Geranium
Exposure Full Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Late)
Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Fall
Height 1' - 2'
(30cm - 60cm)
Spread 1' - 2'
(30cm - 60cm)
Spacing 12" - 18"
(30cm - 50cm)
Maintenance Low
Water Needs Low, Average
Soil Type Loam
Soil pH Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Characteristics Fragrant, Plant of Merit, Showy, Evergreen
Tolerance Drought
Garden Uses Beds And Borders, Patio And Containers
Garden Styles Informal and Cottage, City and Courtyard
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Pelargonium ‘Grace Thomas’ (Scented Geranium)
Pelargonium ‘Attar of Roses’ (Scented Geranium)
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Requirements

Hardiness 9 - 10
Climate Zones 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Plant Type Perennials
Plant Family Geraniaceae
Genus Pelargonium
Common names Scented Geranium, Geranium
Exposure Full Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Late)
Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Fall
Height 1' - 2'
(30cm - 60cm)
Spread 1' - 2'
(30cm - 60cm)
Spacing 12" - 18"
(30cm - 50cm)
Maintenance Low
Water Needs Low, Average
Soil Type Loam
Soil pH Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Characteristics Fragrant, Plant of Merit, Showy, Evergreen
Tolerance Drought
Garden Uses Beds And Borders, Patio And Containers
Garden Styles Informal and Cottage, City and Courtyard
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Do I Need?
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