Six of the best sites for
Hardy geraniums should not be confused with much more showy pelargoniums. The hardy geranium plant is also often referred to as the cranesbill geranium or perennial geranium.
There is a separate listing for the showy pelargoniums.
The websites listed below all have a good range of these cranesbill geraniums so if you have a good browse you are bound to find some a plant or two that will suit your garden.
The Plantsmans Preference
This small retail nursery sells an extensive range of geranium plants including may of the oxonianium hybrids. Among their new introductions they list the geranium “Tanya Rendall”. Based in Diss in Norfolk this nursery also give talks on cranesbill geraniums to garden clubs and societies. Orders and payment can be made by phone or through the website.
Penlan Perennials have more than 150 varieties of hardy geraniums to choose from. Based in the Ceri Valley in West Wales they are a specialist peat-free nursery who propagate and grow plants for the “discerning” gardener. All geranium plants listed on the website are ready for immediate dispatch. Your geranium plant will be of a good size – normally 1.5 litre pots. Orders and payment can be made through the website.
Croftway Nursery are a specialist grower of hardy perennial garden plants, specialising in cranesbill geraniums and a few other plants. They propagate and grow their own geranium plants in the nursery at Barnham, W.Sussex. They include many of the new varieties of cranesbill geranium launched in recent years. Ordering and payment can be made through the website.
Woottens are a specialist garden nursery base in Wenhaston in Suffolk. Their catalogue lists more than a 100 varieties of perennial geranium. Each perennial geranium in the catalogue has a full description including leaf colour, flower colour, conditions etc. Use their gardeners guide to select your cranesbill geraniums by just about any criteria you can think of! Order and pay for online or pay for your cranesbill geraniums by post if you prefer.
Coombland Nursery, based in Angmering, W.Sussex, specialise in hardy geraniums. They believe they have the geranium plant for you – whether you are a novice or Chelsea gold medal winner. With more than 100 geranium plants available – they have the perennial geranium to suit any garden situation or container. The catalogue is on the website but orders must be made by post.
Claire Austin Hardy Plants
Claire Austin Hardy Plants have a plant nursery in Shawbury in Shropshire. Although the garden specialises in irises and peonies you will find that they have a very good range of geraniums including favourites such as Geranium psilostemon and Geranium “Anna Folkard”. Orders can be placed through the website or by mail order.
Other Websites Selling Hardy Geraniums
Please note this page is an old listing which is why the links have now been removed.