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Geranium  malviflorum Boiss. & Reut.   
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FamilyGERANIACEAE
Genus species var.Geranium  malviflorum Boiss. & Reut. 
SynonymsGeranium tuberosum ssp. malviflorum (Boiss.& Reut.) Malag.
Territory Southwestern EuropeNorthern AfricaAlgeriaMoroccoSpain
steppes
Description leaves 6-10cm long, pinnatisect into 7 segments, which are deeply pinnate into narrow and dentate lobes, flowers few, ca. 4cm across, in lax head
Size20-30cm
Colorbluish purple
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
division of resting tubers
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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