Geraniums have healthy green foliage with globes of blooms atop long rigid stems. Geraniums can tolerate hot heat in full sun or partial shade. Plant in rich, well draining soil, and water once soil begins to dry out. Geraniums do not like soggy soil. A easy to maintain plant, Geraniums make a stunning addition to a garden or a lovely houseplant. Deadhead spent blooms to encourage new growth.