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Geranium  pulchrum N.E.Br.   
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FamilyGERANIACEAE
Genus species var.Geranium  pulchrum N.E.Br. 
SynonymsGeranium lanuginosum R.Knuth
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)KwaZulu-Natal
bogs, marshes
Altitude1500-1900m
Description leaves deeply 5-7-lobate, lobes sharply dentate, abaxially densely sericeous, flowers in lax terminal raceme, petals 22mm long, retuse
Size40-90cm
Colorpink
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyPooley E.: Field guide to wild flowers Kwa-Zulu Natal...
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