Erodium crassifolium L'Hér. ex Aiton

Hoary-leaved Heron's-bill


Family: Geraniaceae

Genus: Erodendrum

Category: Perennial

Description: 

Alternate deeply cut leaves, grey-blue-green. Pink to violet flowers on upright stems in spring.

History: 

Published in Hortus Kew. 2: 414 in 1789.

Synonym Geranium crassifolium Desf.

Native to Cyprus and introduced to Britain in 1788 by Dr. Sibthorpe.

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