Orange-red, Purple-pink, Pale-pink in Spring; Purple-pink, Pale-pink, Orange-red in Summer
Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn
Cut back old stems after flowering.
WHERE TO GROW
Geum rivale (Water avens) will reach a height of 0.4m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.
Beds and borders, Bees (attract & feed bees), Cottage/Informal, Gravel, Low Maintenance, Naturalised in turf, Waterside, Woodland
Grow in moist or wet soil in full sun or partial shade.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Boggy damp conditions, Moist but well-drained, Moisture-retentive
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Partial Shade, Full Sun
South, East, West