- Partial Shade to Full Sun (3+ Hours Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height 1 - 2 Feet
- Mature Spread 1 - 2 Feet
- Growing Zones 4 - 9
One-inch-wide flowers have semi-double petals in a peachy-red hue. The overlapping petals have a slight ruffle for a lovely extra detail. The gently nodding flowers bloom on red stems that also support dark-green foliage with hints of red. The Cocktails™ Wet Kiss Geum is a vivacious bloomer that pushes out flowers from mid to late spring. Grow this beauty as a perennial in USDA zones 4 through 9.
Cocktails™ Wet Kiss Geum is a fast-growing plant that is a draw for pollinators like bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds. This stunner has a compact growth habit and reaches about 2 feet tall, so feature it near the front of a bed or border. Geum is well-suited to containers for more flexible placement options. Cut the flowers to showcase the lovely ombre blooms in an arrangement.
Cocktails™ Wet Kiss Geum Care
Cocktails™ Wet Kiss Geum needs full to partial sunlight. Morning sun and afternoon shade are ideal in warm climates. Plant this perennial in fertile soil that is moist but well-drained. Cocktails™ Wet Kiss Geum needs about one inch of water per week. Feed this plant using a balanced fertilizer during the spring. One annual feeding is plenty to support a productive bloom cycle.
Deadhead the plant, or remove spent flowers to encourage new growth. The growth can be cut back when the Geum is done blooming.
Cocktails™ Wet Kiss Geum Spacing
The Cocktails™ Wet Kiss Geum has an upright growth habit and maintains a small size. Mature plants are about 1 to 2 feet tall and wide. Plant Geum starts one foot apart to create a dense planting.
Cocktails Wet Kiss Geum Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 4 - 9|
|Plant Type: Perennial|
|Light Exposure: Partial Shade to Full Sun (3+ Hours Direct Sunlight)|
|Mature Height: 1 - 2 Feet|
|Mature Spread: 1 - 2 Feet|
|Mature Spacing: 1 - 2 Feet|
|Flower Color(s): Orange, Red|
|Flower Description: Peachy Orange And Red Blossoms|
|Bloom Period: N/A|
|Foliage Type: Herbaceous|
|Foliage Color(s): Green, Red|
|Foliage Description: Dark Green And Red Foliage|
|Seasonal Interest: Spring Flowering, Summer Flowering|
|Resists: Deer, Rabbit, Disease, Pests & Insects|
|Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds|
|Container Role: Filler|
|Uses: Borders, Containers|
|Features: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flowers, Low Maintenance|
|Common Name: Cocktails Wet Kiss Geum|
|Other Name(s): Wet Kiss Avens|
|Scientific Name: Geum x Cocktails 'Wet Kiss'|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.