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How to Grow a Geranium


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Geraniums are hardy flowers that are easy to grow. This beautiful flower comes in a variety of different colors that make a great addition to any garden. Follow a few tips to help you grow geraniums.

Difficulty:
Moderately Easy

Instructions

Things You’ll Need
  • Geranium seeds
  • Potting soil mix
  • Containers
  • Water
    1. Fill a container with the potting soil mix 1 inch from the top. Water it thoroughly and let it drain for a few minutes.
    2. Plant the seeds in rows about 2 to 3 inches apart.
    3. Cover the seeds with about 1/8 inch of the potting soil mix. Water the container again until it’s well saturated.
    4. Place the container where it will get light but not direct sunlight.
    5. Wait until your seedlings have their first set of leaves before you transplant them. Carefully transplant them into single containers or into your garden.

Tips & Warnings

  • Fertilize your geraniums every 2 weeks or once a month.

  • Geraniums make beautiful bedding flowers.

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