|P. cucullatum is an evergreen perennial with cup-shaped, fuzzy green leaves, to 3 inches long. Bears many trumpet-shaped, light to deep mauve or white flowers, from spring to summer, in clusters. Flowers range from single to double. Native to South Africa.
This plant is commonly called a geranium, which can be confusing. The genus is Pelargonium, though there is a completely different group of plants with the genus name Geranium, which are commonly called Cranesbills. Remove dead flowers to promote new growth. Excellent container or border plant. Good houseplant.