Pelargonium ovale (Burm.f.) L'Her

Geranium


Family: Geraniaceae

Genus: Pelargonium

Size: To 12" tall

Description: 

Low-growing. Hairy leaves with toothed margins. Pink to white flowers in spring to summer. Likes sandy soil.

History: 

Published in Hortus Kew. 2: 429 in 1789.

PlantList shows the status as unresolved.

Basionym Geranium ovale Burm.f.

Synonym Geranium tomentosum Andrews.

Native to South Africa.

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