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LatimerLatimer Latimer, BuckinghamshirePosts: 759
Hi all

I believe both of these are geraniums, is that correct? 

Plant 1

The flower on this one is on its way out, can I cut back the whole stem? Will I get another flower?

Plant 2

Thanks all


  • AnniDAnniD Posts: 9,634
    Plant 2 is a geranium, plant one looks more like a delphinium to me.
    Hopefully someone can confirm  :)
  • bullfinchbullfinch SurreyPosts: 527
    Yes, I think the first one is a delphinium too, I'm jealous because the slugs and snails always get mine 🙁 and the second is a hardy geranium, nice markings on the petals 🙂
  • LatimerLatimer Latimer, BuckinghamshirePosts: 759
    Thanks @AnniD & @bullfinch

    The app I using was telling me that first one was a geranium but it didn't seem quite right, delphinium looks far more likely.
  • BobTheGardenerBobTheGardener Leicestershire, UKPosts: 11,336
    Definitely a delphinium for #1.  It would be better in the ground if you have anywhere you can plant it as it will always struggle in a pot.
    A trowel in the hand is worth a thousand lost under a bush.
  • Busy-LizzieBusy-Lizzie Posts: 18,473
    First one is definitely a delphinium. Second one looks like Geranium "Magnificum".
    Dordogne and Norfolk
  • LatimerLatimer Latimer, BuckinghamshirePosts: 759
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