Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 8 taxa in the family Geraniaceae, Geranium family, as understood by Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Wild Geranium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Geranium maculatum   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Geranium maculatum   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Geranium maculatum 101-01-001   FAMILY: Geraniaceae

 

Look for it in cove forests, bottomland forests, other mesic, base-rich forests

Common (rare in Coastal Plain)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Cutleaf Cranesbill
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Geranium dissectum   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Geranium dissectum   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Geranium dissectum 101-01-003   FAMILY: Geraniaceae

 

Look for it on roadsides, in pastures, disturbed areas

Common

Non-native: Europe

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Carolina Cranesbill
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Geranium carolinianum   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Geranium carolinianum var. carolinianum   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Geranium carolinianum 101-01-004   FAMILY: Geraniaceae

 

Look for it in fields, roadsides, lawns, pastures, gardens, disturbed areas

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


drawing of Geranium pusillum, Small-flowered Cranesbill need picture of leaf or frond of Geranium pusillum, Small-flowered Cranesbill need picture of flower of Geranium pusillum, Small-flowered Cranesbill need picture of sepals or involucral bracts of Geranium pusillum, Small-flowered Cranesbill need picture of fruit of Geranium pusillum, Small-flowered Cranesbill
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speaker icon Common Name: Small-flowered Cranesbill
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Geranium pusillum   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Geranium pusillum   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Geranium pusillum 101-01-005   FAMILY: Geraniaceae

 

Look for it on roadsides, in pastures, disturbed areas

Rare in NC-SC

Non-native: Europe

 


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camera icon Common Name: Dove's-foot Cranesbill
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Geranium molle   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Geranium molle   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Geranium molle 101-01-006   FAMILY: Geraniaceae

 

Look for it on roadsides, pastures, disturbed areas

Common

Non-native: Europe & western Asia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Herb Robert
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Geranium robertianum   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Geranium robertianum   FAMILY: Geraniaceae

 

Look for it in rocky woodlands, esp over calcareous rocks

Rare

Native, apparently: north of the Carolinas & Georgia

 


drawing of Geranium sibiricum, Siberian Cranesbill need picture of leaf or frond of Geranium sibiricum, Siberian Cranesbill need picture of flower of Geranium sibiricum, Siberian Cranesbill need picture of sepals or involucral bracts of Geranium sibiricum, Siberian Cranesbill need picture of fruit of Geranium sibiricum, Siberian Cranesbill
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Common Name: Siberian Cranesbill
Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Geranium sibiricum   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Geranium sibiricum   FAMILY: Geraniaceae

 

Look for it in disturbed areas, on roadsides

Waif(s)

Non-native: Eurasia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Storksbill, Redstem Storksbill, Heronsbill, Filaree
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Erodium cicutarium   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Erodium cicutarium ssp. cicutarium   FAMILY: Geraniaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Erodium cicutarium 101-02-001   FAMILY: Geraniaceae

 

Look for it in disturbed areas, fields, lawns

Common (rare in GA)

Non-native: Europe

 


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