Geranium dissectum

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Geranium dissectum
Geranium February 2008-1.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Geraniales
Family: Geraniaceae
Genus: Geranium
Species: G. dissectum
Binomial name
Geranium dissectum
Synonyms

Geranium laxum

Geranium dissectum or Cut-leaved Crane's-bill[1] is a plant species of the genus Geranium. It is native to Europe.

It can be found on other continents as well, in some instances as an introduced species. It can be found in North America, where it is known as the cutleaf geranium.[2]

Geranium dissectum fruits, one undischarged, two of which have discharged their seed-bearing carpels by flinging out the seed as the awns dry, shrink, and split off elastically.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BSBI List 2007". Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland. Archived from the original (xls) on 2015-01-25. Retrieved 2014-10-17.
  2. ^ BONAP’s Taxonomic Data Center (TDC) North American Vascular Flora

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