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Geranium erianthum

Geranium erianthum DC.

Geranium pratense L. var. erianthum (DC.) B. Boivin

Wild Geranium

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderGeranialesBalsams, mustards, geraniums, wood sorrels, nasturtiums, others
FamilyGeraniaceaeGeranium or cranesbill family
GenusGeraniumFrom the Greek γέρανος, géranos (or γερανός, geranós), “crane,” because some of the fruits resemble a crane’s bill
SpecieserianthumMeans “hairy flower”

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Geranium erianthum description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 8 Apr 2011.

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Geranium erianthum (Wild Geranium)

7/20/2004 · AK · By Constance B. Kent ID is uncertain

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