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Geranium  rupicolum Wedd.   
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FamilyGERANIACEAE
Genus species var.Geranium  rupicolum Wedd. 
SynonymsGeranium amoenum R.Knuth
 Geranium escalonense R.Knuth
 Geranium sepalo-roseum Rusby
Territory Western South AmericaBolivia
grassland
Altitude2700-3300m
Description leaves reniform, deeply 5-7-lobate, lobes pinnate into narrowly linear segments, flowers solitary, 3cm across, petals broad
Size10-15cm
Colorsanguinary red
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem ascending
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
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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