Geum Collection at Killiecrankie Farm Nursery

Geums are a wonderful group of evergreen plants which are experiencing a renaissance in modern gardens. Most are easy to grow suiting a novice gardener, with a few proving challenging enough to tempt a seasoned plant hunter.
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Geum "Jess" (Geum rivale) with Achillea " Walther Funcke" (Achillea millifolium) - Summer blossoms together, but with a competitive edge which makes it a short companion planting !

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Water Avens "Pink Frills"  (Geum rivale), likes ready watering and no competition in its spot in the garden (a bit of a princess but well worth the reward of masses of repeat flowers).

Water Avens "Pink Frills" (Geum rivale), likes ready watering and no competition in its spot in the garden (a bit of a princess but well worth the reward of masses of repeat flowers).

Balkans Avens (Geum x borisii)

Balkans Avens (Geum x borisii)

Geum "Sunrise" is a lovely improvement on "Lady Stratheden", flowering earlier and on shorter stems. Full double petals and a buttercup yellow bloom. Full sun and happy in regularly watered pots.

A little specialist plant nursery and Christmas Tree farm in the heart of the West Tamar countryside.

Water Avens "Jess" (Geum rivale) is a repeat flowering evergreen, providing a prolonged periond of blooms from Spring through to Autumn.

Water Avens "Jess" (Geum rivale) is a repeat flowering evergreen, providing a prolonged periond of blooms from Spring through to Autumn.

Chilean Avens "Lady Stratheden" (aka Goldball)  (Geum x chiloense) a tough Geum suitable to full sun with blossoms tolerant of windier weather. Wonderful mass planted with other hot coloured Geums.

Chilean Avens "Lady Stratheden" (aka Goldball) (Geum x chiloense)

Geum "Apricot Delight"

Geum "Apricot Delight" blooms repeatedly through out the year. Frost hardy, semi evergreen to full evergreen in milder climates. Full sun or light shade. Water regularly in warmer weather, mulch well to maintain soil moisture.

Geum "Blazing Sunset" provides early colour in Mid Spring, a flame of colour after so many Spring yellows.

Geum "Blazing Sunset" provides early colour in Mid Spring, a flame of colour after so many Spring yellows.

Balkans Avens {Geum borisii) doesn't mind the frost.

Balkans Avens {Geum borisii) doesn't mind the frost.

Avens "Moonlight"

Water Avens "Moonlight" (Geum rivale) suites a more semi shade location with ready soil moisture ( good organics and mulch).

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