information: "Water Avens" is also known
as "Indian Chocolate". It is an upright spreading
perennial that produces clusters of bell shaped orange-red
flowers. Plant in full sun to light shade in fertile boggy or
moist soils. Water Avens 3/4" flowers are good for cutting.
There are several hybrid cultivars that were bred from Guem
rival. Keep an eye out for 'Coppertone', 'Lemon Drops', Leonard's
Variety', 'Lionel Cox', 'Sigiswang', and 'Tangerine'.
For more info on Geum... look in the Perennial