How do you winter summer Gerainiums ? Mine are still beautiful and I hate...

Asked October 27, 2015, 5:48 PM EDT

How do you winter summer Gerainiums ? Mine are still beautiful and I hate throwing them away every fall. I was told you could winter them but don't know how. Please answer!!

Hennepin County Minnesota overwintering geraniums

1 Response

Thank you for the question. This question comes up every fall and has most recently been answered by one of our Experts a few weeks ago. Here is the reply:

Some ways to overwinter the geraniums are suggested here:
http://www.extension.umn.edu/garden/yard-garden/flowers/saving-geraniums-over-winter/

Related information here:
http://www.extension.iastate.edu/article/yard-and-garden-properly-overwintering-geraniums

Wintering angel wing begonias indoors is challenging. If you want to try, follow the suggestions mentioned here:
http://www.uaex.edu/yard-garden/in-the-garden/reference-desk/annuals/begonias.aspx

Thank you for contacting Extension.