Geraniums make popular bedding plants in the garden, but are also commonly grown indoors and outdoors in hanging plants or containers. Few gardeners realize that these flowers are even more vigorous when grown during the cool fall weather! They're one of the most versatile annuals that you can grow and are available in a wide variety of colors and bi-colors. Just give them a sunny spot and they'll do the rest!
Espresso is a chocolate leaved variety with upward facing lavender flowers that appear in the late spring to early summer for about 6 weeks. This plant blooms beautifully if its soil is kept moist, preferring full sun to partial shade.
Height (mature): 1-2 ft
Width (mature): 1-1.5 ft
Bloom Time: May to June
Flower color: Lavender
Foliage color: Brown
Sun: Full sun to partial shade
Special: Deer resistant, drought tolerant