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Geranium  pyrenaicum Burm.f.   
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FamilyGERANIACEAE
Genus species var.Geranium  pyrenaicum Burm.f. 
SynonymsGeranium depilatum (Sommier & Levier) Grossh.
 Geranium elbursense Gilli
 Geranium umbrosum Waldst. & Kit.
Territory Northern AfricaCaucasusWestern Asia
grassland and thickets
Altitude0-2600m
Description basal leaves 3-6cm, in outline orbiculate, palmatifid, appressed hirsute, segments 5-7, rhombic, 7-10-lobate, flowers of two, petals 7-11mm long, emarginate
Size25-40cm
Colorpinkish purple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
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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