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FamilyGERANIACEAE
Genus species var.Geranium  traversii Hook.f. 
SynonymsGeranium traversii var. elegans Cockayne
Territory New ZealandChatham Is.
rocks
Altitude0-10m
Description taproot, densely silvery hirsute, leaves in rosettes, thinly petiolate, in outline suborbiculate, pinnatisect, segments 5-7, cuneate, dentate, flowers solitary, 20-25mm across
Size10-15cm
Colorwhite, rose
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 10-16C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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