Chocolate Peppermint’ Geranium
Pelargonium 'Chocolate Peppermint'
With a pure peppermint scent accented with hints of chocolate from its edible flowers and soft-as-bunny’s-fur leaves, this scented geranium is a natural choice to fill large containers placed on the patio in afternoon shade or as an exuberant edging plant that wants to fill in large spaces with its variegated splendor.
Water: Drought tolerant once established but looks better with some Summer water
Hardiness: Frost tender, but can survive outside if protected from frost
Habit: Herbaceous perennial 12 to 18” tall
Light: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil: Rich, well-draining soil
Origin: Modern cultivar
Additional Characteristics: Edible Flower, Good in Containers