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Geranium rotundifolium
round-leaved geranium

Origin: Introduced

Conservation Status: Not of concern

General :

Annual; stems ascending to erect, 1-4 dm tall, rough-hairy, often reddish.

Leaves :

Leaves 2-4.5 cm broad, divided slightly more than halfway to the base into 5-7 segments, segments lobed, blade round to deltoid to reniform in outline, slightly soft-hairy.


Flowers radial, on pedicels 7-20 mm; sepals 5, 4.5-6 mm, not ridged, tipped with short awns; petals 5, scarcely longer than sepals, light pinkish purple; fertile stamens 10; stylar column 14-16 mm, stigmas 1 mm.


Mericarps 5, 2.5-3 mm, smooth, sparsely bristly; seeds coarsely pitted.

Accepted Name:
Geranium rotundifolium L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 2: 683. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Geranium rotundifolium in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Geranium rotundifolium checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Geranium rotundifolium atlas page.

CalPhotos: Geranium rotundifolium photos.

USDA Plants: Geranium rotundifolium information.

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