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Flowering Plants

Learn about several plant varieties and the planting information for each zone.

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Jungle Geranium (14 of 15)

Plant in bright to partial shade
Container plant in soilless potting mix or outdoors in rich, moist but well-drained soil
Prefers warm temperatures from 65-85 degrees and high humidity
Water frequently during growing season but sparingly in winter.
Height: 4-8 feet; width: 5-6 feet
Patio or Houseplant in zones 2-9
Hardy in USDA zones 10-11:
Zones 2-9: Container-grow plant and keep indoors or in heated greenhouse; move outside when temperatures remain above 70 degrees; place by bright window with high humidity during cold weather.
Zone 10: Plant in spring in partial shade protected from hot sun and wind; mulch to conserve moisture; water frequently during growing season and lightly during winter months.
Zone 11: Plant in spring in partial shade protected from hot sun and wind; mulch to conserve moisture; water frequently during growing season and lightly during winter months.

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