Pot Luck

Pritchard, Tom
February 1995
Garden Design;Feb/Mar95, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p33
The article offers information on several features of the geranium potted plant. It cites that geranium has clustered petals and fan-shaped leaves that outshine the stock in many of the florist's cooler. The features of geranium stems create a shapely, sturdy starters for mixed arrangement, fuzzy foliage that makes the flower attractive to the eye.


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