Erodium
alfilaria, crane's-bill, filaree, stork's-bill
3 species
1 subspecies and varieties
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Erodium botryslongbeak stork's bill
Distribution: Currently known in Washington only from Klickitat County; Washington to California, also in Texas and scattered states in the northeastern U.S.
Habitat: Disturbed, open ground.
Origin: Introduced
Flowers: March-May
Erodium cicutariumcommon stork's-bill, redstem
Distribution: Widely distributed on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to California, east across North America to the Atlantic Coast.
Habitat: Roadsides, fields, meadows, lawns, balds, prairies, wastelots, and other disturbed open areas at low to middle elevations.
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Flowers: April-July
ssp. cicutarium – redstem stork's-bill
Erodium moschatumgreenstem filaree
Distribution: Occurring in a few scattered locations in Washington; Washington south to California and Arizona, also in northeastern North America.
Habitat: Occasional escape from cultivation.
Origin: Introduced
Flowers: April-September