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Hedgerow Cranesbill

Geranium pyrenaicum

Please keep in mind that it is illegal to uproot a plant without the landowner's consent and care should be taken at all times not to damage wild plants. Wild plants should never be picked for pleasure and some plants are protected by law.

Plant Data

Order:
Geraniales
Family:
Geraniaceae (Cranesbill)
Type:
Flower
Flowering Months:
JAN  FEB  MAR  APR  MAY  JUN  JUL  AUG  SEP  OCT  NOV  DEC

Flower:
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Pink, 5 petals
 
Pink to purple, 5 deeply notched petals, up to 2cm.
Fruit:
Beak-shaped pods in the shape of a crane's bill, up to 2cm in length.
Leaves:
Dark green, simple but divided leaves, rounder in shape than most Cranesbills.
Maximum Size:
30 centimetres tall
Other Names:
Hedgerow Geranium, Mountain Cranesbill, Mountain Geranium.
Frequency (UK):
Common  
Habitats:
Gardens, hedgerows, roadsides.