Bloody Cranesbill

Geranium sanguineum

Bloody Cranesbill  - Geranium sanguineum
Bloody Cranesbill  - Geranium sanguineum
Bloody Cranesbill  - Geranium sanguineum

Bloody Cranesbill

Geranium sanguineum

Small mounding gerranium with prolific pink/ purplish flowers that will last from Spring to the end of Summer in most climates.  Drought tolerant and can tolerate varying soil conditions including clay.  Geranium sanguineum is also deer and rabbit tolerant making this a great all-around selection for any garden.  Cut back once a year to encourage new tight growth.  Pairs nicely with Artemesia, Agave, Lavenders, and many succulents.  USDA Zones 4-8.  One of our favorites!


Foliage: Evergreen

Sun Exposure: Full Sun/lite Shade

Water Needs: Low/moderate

Bloom Season: Summer/fall

Mature Height: 1-2'

Mature Width: 1-2'

Attributes: Drought Tolerant, Xeriscape, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Woodland Garden, Southwestern Garden, Mediterranean & Tuscan Garden, Seacoast Tolerant, Tropical Garden, English & Cottage Garden


Proper planting technique will help your plants thrive! Follow these simple steps to help your plants establish quickly, develop a strong root system, and live longer:

  • Properly dig the hole
  • Amend the soil to suit each particular plant
  • Place the plant and backfill the soil
  • Provide ample water for each particular plant
  • Review our how to plant guide!

For detailed information, please download our planting guides:

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List of delivery zones and rates.
Delivery Zone Delivery Rate
Zone 1 $49.00
Zone 2 $59.00
Zone 3 $79.00
Zone 4 $99.00
Zone 5 $149.00
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