Geranium pratense (Cranesbill)
Geranium pr. 'Dark Reiter'
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Geranium pratense 'Dark Reiter'


Plant Type: Perennials

Recommended Substitute
Geranium pratense Midnight Ghost


The dark purple foliage of Midnight Ghost will offer a haunting presence in the garden, sparkling clear white flowers will bloom all summer long and stand out against the dark leaves, can tolerate dry soil conditions.
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A clone from Midnight Reiter, very compact plants with deeply divided dark purple leaves, wonderful lilac-blue flowers bloom all summer on equally dark stems, grows best in cooler moist areas.

  • Lilac-blue flower
  • Blooms in summer
  • Dark purple leaves and dark stems
Item # Pack Size  
4522550 25 #1 Div. Please Login for Pricing


10 in


10-12 in




Common Name: Cranesbill

Hardy geraniums are long blooming and adaptable to a wide range of growing conditions. Some have ornamental foliage for additional appeal. Most bloom heavily in late spring to early summer and then periodically throughout the summer. They are easy to grow and maintenance free. Plant in well-drained soil.

Characteristics & Attributes


Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Average Soil
Moist Soil

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant


Good Container Plant

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Spring / Early Summer