Citronella Geranium

Pelargonium citrosum 'Citrosa Van Leenii'

 

 

  • Fragrant, citrus aroma
  • Also known as 'Mosquito Plant' because of the Citronella scent

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Pelargonium citrosum 'Citrosa Van Leenii' is a scented geranium w/ very pungent lemon scented leaves. Citronella Geranium, a.k.a. 'Mosquito Plant' is reputed to repel mosquitoes with its scent. Plant in large groups around gathering areas or in multiple decorative containers for best effect. Also lovely in combination planters.

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Type:

Annual

Sun/Shade:

Full Sun to Full Shade

Bloom Color:

Lavender

Foliage Color:

Green

Hardiness Zone:

Not hardy

Height:

14-20 inches

Spread:

12-18 inches

Benefits:

Drought Tolerant

Fragrant

 
 
 
 

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