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Erodium  carvifolium Boiss. & Reut.   
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FamilyGERANIACEAE
Genus species var.Erodium  carvifolium Boiss. & Reut. 
SynonymsErodium castellanum (Pau) Guitt.
 Erodium romanum var. castellanum Pau
Territory Southwestern EuropeSpain
grassland
Description acaulescent, leaves ovate-lanceolate, pinnatisect, hirsute, green, segments 7-14, ovate, pinnatipartite, sharply dentate, petals 8-23mm, purple striate, two upper variegate
Size15-20cm
Colorpinkish white
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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