Scented geraniums are considered herbs and are less showy than ivy-leafed geraniums, with blooms that are small to  minute. They are grown partly for the scented oils they contain.  Clockwise from top left: orange, apple, Frensham lemon, strawberry, Grey Lady Plymouth, Skeleton Rose and Peppermint Rose.
Scented geraniums are considered herbs and are less showy than ivy-leafed geraniums, with blooms that are small to minute. They are grown partly for the scented oils they contain. Clockwise from top left: orange, apple, Frensham lemon, strawberry, Grey Lady Plymouth, Skeleton Rose and Peppermint Rose.
Scented geraniums are considered herbs and are less showy than ivy-leafed geraniums, with blooms that are small to minute. They are grown partly for the scented oils they contain. Clockwise from top left: orange, apple, Frensham lemon, strawberry, Grey Lady Plymouth, Skeleton Rose and Peppermint Rose.

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