Pelargonium punctatum Willd.

Dotted-flowered Geranium (Bot. Repos.)

Family: Geraniaceae

Genus: Pelargonium

Exposure: Sun


Pale yellow flowers with red dots on the two upper petals, the petals are very narrow. Fleshy leaves.


Published in Sp. Pl., ed. 4 3(1): 645 in 1800.

Synonym Geranium punctatum Andrews.

Native to South Africa.

From Bot. Repos. (Geranium punctatum) The roots or bulbs of this plant were first received in England by Thomas Johnes, Esq. in the year 1794.


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