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Geranium  robustipes R.Knuth   
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FamilyGERANIACEAE
Genus species var.Geranium  robustipes R.Knuth 
Territory Western South AmericaColombia
grassland
Altitude3300-3600m
Description leaves grey sericeous, 1cm wide, pinnate to midrib into seven cuneate, trifid segments, flowers solitary, purple striate
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationhumous, moist, but in winter drier, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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