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Pelargonium  nervifolium Jacq.   
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FamilyGERANIACEAE
Genus species var.Pelargonium  nervifolium Jacq. 
SynonymsGeraniospermum nervifolium (Jacq.) Kuntze
 Geranium nervifolium (Jacq.) Poir.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude700-1000m
Description petioles long, sparsely setose, leaves tripartite, scabrously ciliate, glabrous, segments elliptic or ovate, glaucous, scapes ramose, hirsute, umbels many flowered
Size8-13cm
Colorwhitish
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1 month, 21-24°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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