Geum coccineum borisii is a little plant that looks beautiful in the garden or home. The common name of Geum borisii is red avens; belongs to Rosaceae family. It is easily grown in the summer and autumn season that produces an orange-coloured flower. Red aven prefers a sunny spot. Bees and butterflies are attracted to this plant.
What is the common name for Geum coccineum borisii?
The plant has many common names such as dwarf orange avens or red avens
|Flower||It produces Bright, showy flowers.|
|Shape||Bowl shape with five petals|
|Size||1 to half inches|
|Plant type||Rhizomatous herbaceous perennial|
|Flower color||Bright orange|
|Flower bloom||May – July|
|Leaf||Evergreen, broad leaves|
Plant Care Geum coccineum borisii
|Sun||Full sun, partial shade|
|Fall care||Cut to ground level|
|Soil pH||Acidic to alkaline|
|Drainage||The suitable type of soil is well-drained.|
|Moisture||A medium moist condition of the soil is good.|
|Type||Chalk, Loam, Sand|
Read more about the Rose family (Rosaceae)
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How to care Geum coccineum borisii plant
This plant needs full sun or partial shade for properly growing.
The plant needs average water however, regular water is best for this plant. Overwatering is not good for this plant. Therefore, avoid overwatering.
Geum grows in moist soil and also thrives in acidic or alkaline soils. The preferred soil type should be chalky, loamy, or sandy.
The Plant grows best when pruned. In the autumn season, it is recommended that to cut old and damaged leaves.
Before planting, fertilize the soil with peat moss or compost.
Geum plant growth:
Geum coccineum plant grows up to 6 to 12 inches tall whereas, 15 to 30cm in width.
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