Are Martha Washingtons Sun or Shade Plants?

The Martha Washington geranium (Pelargonium x domesticum) performs and flowers best in highly sunny areas, but will survive in moderate light. It is not heat tolerant and grows better as an indoor plant.

Keywords: Martha Washington geranium, geranium care, geranium light requirements

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Janet Teas has worked in the publishing industry since 1991. She is an avid gardener and decorator who has written numerous home and garden articles for websites and magazines such as "Better Homes & Gardens," "Hometown Cooking," "Country Woman" and "The Essential Herbal" magazine. She received a Bachelor of Music in music education from Bowling Green State University.