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Geranium pyrenaicum Burm.

Family - Geraniaceae

Common Name - Hedgerow Cranesbill

 

Native 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Habitats
Grassland
Hedgerows
Roadsides
Wasteland
Description of Genus

Herbs. Palmate or palmatly lobed leaves. Flowers single or in pairs, actinomorphic with 10 stamens.

leaf of Geranium pyrenaicum
© Quentin GroomLeaves and flowers of Geranium pyrenaicum
© Richard Milne
Habitat Notes

In grass and hedgerows.

Life History
Perennial
UK distribution

Found in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. (See Map)

Flowering Time

In flower during June, July and August.

Fruit

Botanically the fruit is called a schizocarp, but it could be mistaken for either an achene, or a nutlet.

Flower

The flower is actinomorphic

Names in other languages and countries

Germany
Berg-Storchschnabel
Sweden
skuggnäva
Dutch
bermooievaarsbek
USA
Hedgerow Geranium

Chromosome Number (2N)

28