Rangier than Pelargonium x hortorum. Use in window boxes, hanging baskets, pots & and in the garden. Height: 6 to 40 inches (15 to 100 cm). Very floriferous and strikingly beautiful, award-winning Pelargonium 'Henry Weller' (Angel Pelargonium) is a bushy, evergreen tender perennial with small, rounded leaves. Pelargonium Angel's Perfume-CS.jpg. Good for potpourris & corsages. However, with care, they may be overwintered in a frost free greenhouse. They can also be used outside as summer bedding either by themselves or as mixed planting. Learn how to grow pelargoniums in your garden with the RHS expert guide on choosing, planting, feeding, pruning and propagating plants. The flower colour varies from whites, pinks purples and red with many Height and spread: 30cm (12"). There are hardy geraniums also known as cranesbills or storksbill, ivy or trailing geraniums, pelargoniums, seed geraniums, zonal, scented, regal and variegated geraniums. Native: Southern Africa, Australasia, Middle East. For best results, feed with a high potash fertiliser during summer and deadhead spent blooms regularly. Cultivation. Angel Pelargoniums make attractive, bushy plants having small round leaves and pansy or viola like flowers. What a topic! These are a wonderful group, they have a bushy shape, small rounded leaves and masses of clusters of flowers. Understanding the Difference Between Geraniums and Pelargoniums. Grow in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun. Although technically perennial, Pelargoniums are only half hardy and therefore normally treated as annuals in the UK. Zonal pelargoniums are the regular ones with the big flowers, the ones your grandmother or mother grew. Pelargonium 'Angel's Perfume' (Pelargonium 'Angel's Perfume') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.4m after 1-2 years. Pelargonium ‘Tip Top Duet’ is a fast-growing and striking angel pelargonium, bearing bi-coloured flowers in red and pale pink. Pelargonium 'Angel's Perfume' (Regal) Pelargonium 'Pinkerbell' (Regal) Pelargonium 'Flower Fairy Rose' (Zonal) Type: Tender Perennial Border Position: Container Garden Soil Type: Broad Tolerance Site: Full Sun: Moisture: Well-drained Height: 30cm (12in) Sowing, Seeds, Planting: Others have night-scented flowers that beckon nocturnal pollinators or ample blue-gray leaves that ward off salty sea spray. Pelargonium Growing and Care Guide. Tolerates partial shade. Perennial: Drought tolerant. Suggested uses. Common Names: Geranium, Pelargonium, Scented Geranium, Storksbill, Rose Geranium. Then, there are the scented ones. Loose, rounded clusters of large (2 inches or wider), showy flowers; colors include white and many shades of pink, red, lavender, purple, with brilliant blotches and markings of darker colors. They always flower in profusion and can be grown as a pot plant or in hanging baskets and are very successful on the show bench. Lasts brilliantly in a vase. Lemon-scented foliage is a delight to the nose, but also has mosquito repelling properties as well. Major cultivars: Angel; Ivy-leaved; Shrubby leaved; Regal; Unique; and Zonal. Deer resistant. Fill your senses with Geranium 'Angel's Perfume' - perfect for prominent patio containers where it will really be appreciated. Beds and borders, City, Coastal, Conservatory, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Indoor. I like to grow them too, but no pelargoniums really like our Oklahoma summers. Pelargoniums fit into the classes of zonal, regal, angel, and ivy-leaved types. Pelargonium types. Pelargonium caffrum, which hails from the coastal hills of the Eastern Cape, develops extra-long flower stems that push through the grasses.Meanwhile, P. crithmifolium wraps a veil around itself after blooming to discourage browsing animals. Life Cycle: Half hardy perennial commonly grown as a half hardy annual by gardeners. 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