Beautiful Unique Pelargoniums

Happy to let you all know we have expanded our range of Unique Pelargoniums for sale online and from Cramden Nursery here in Northampton. Check them out at http://www.cramdennursery.co.uk/catalog/unusualpelargoniums-0#sthash.8XHJct6X.dpbs.

Thought it would be nice to introduce you to our Unique Pelargoniums individually, so first up is Polka, a beautiful plant with flame orange-red flowers with dark feathering to the top 2 petals. fresh, lush green, large leaves on a well branched plant. Looks fantastic in a pot. A real bold statement on any patio

Polka (2)

Pelargoniums on TV

Great to see Pelargoniums on TV last night, on BBC2s “The Great British Garden Revival”, Tom Hark Dyke did them proud. He looked as the miss naming of them as ‘Geraniums’, and the differences between them and true Hardy Geraniums ( aka Cranesbills). He planted a beautiful Victorian planter up with trailing Ivy leaf Pelargoniums, delicious scented leaf Pelargoniums and its centre piece was a showy Regal Pelargonium.  The planter looked great, mixing the different types of Pelargoniums perfectly to create an attractive planter that smells good and will flower all summer long. He visited Calk Abbey in Derbyshire, where they have a beautiful walled garden and a green houses dedicated to the more unusual Pelargoniums. Defiantly. Calk Abbey is defiantly on my list of places to visit, I just love old wall gardens and their green houses.

If you missed the show then follow this link to enjoy the colour and history of the Pelargoniums. They are on in the 2nd half of the show after the Conifers.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b04ylr0p/great-british-garden-revival-series-2-7-conifers-and-pelargoniums