Photo Courtesy of Pioneer Gardens, Inc.

Geranium sanguineum Max Frei (Bloody Cranesbill)

Delicate saucer-shaped bright magenta-pink flowers grow in clusters on deep green foliage of massed lobed leaves that turn bright red in the fall to create a dense spreading mound. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early summer
0.75-1 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture