New generation

New geranium hybrids bring excitement, hardiness to stand by standards

Posted: June 22, 2013 at 4:50 a.m.

At the beginning of the 19th century, the geranium was a novel and beloved plant. Thomas Jefferson took some to the White House. By the end of the century, people were sick of it.

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