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Color key

By: Garden Gate staff
Use this quick tip to guarantee beautiful combos even before blooms appear!

Color key

While geraniums (Pelargonium spp. and hybrids) are in bloom, pluck a few petals from each plant and head to the hardware store. Find a paint color swatch to match each flower’s hue. When you overwinter your plants, store the swatch with its matching plant so you can plan next year’s combos before blooms appear.

Published: Feb. 21, 2017
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