Avens 'Cooky' Geum coccineum 'Cooky'

avens 'Cooky'


'Cooky' is clump-forming, softly-hairy perennial with lobed, basal leaves to 20cm long. The bright orange flowers, up to 4cm across, are produced from late spring to summer. Height about 45cm

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      avens 'Cooky'

    • Common names

      Geum 'Cooky'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Spread

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun, Partial Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    Cut back the old stems after flowering

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs Flower borders and beds Coastal City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by seed in pots in a cold frame in winter, but cultivars are unlikely to come true from seed. Propagate by division in spring or autumn

  • insectPests

    Can suffer from leaf miners and geum sawfly

  • microbeDiseases

    Occasionally suffers from powdery mildews