Geranium sanguineum L.
  • Sp. Pl.
  • Bloody crane’s-bill


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Geranium sanguineum L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000701279. Accessed on: 24 Jun 2021'

General Information

"A Eurasian sp. with very leafy stems, retuse pet, and short stylar beak, is rarely found in our range as an escape from cult."

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    • 1
    • ]. 

    Morphology

    Stängel 20–50 cm, niederliegend oder aufsteigend, meist gabelig verzweigt, abstehend behaart. Blätter im Umriss rundlich bis nierenförmig, fast bis zum Grund 7teilig, Abschnitte mit 2–4 lineal-lanzettlichen, ganzrandigen Zipfeln, im Herbst leuchten

  • Provided by: [A].Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz
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    • 2
    • ]. 

    Ecology

    5–7. Trockene, felsige Orte, lichte Eichen- und Föhrenwälder, kollin-montan(-subalpin). CH.

  • Provided by: [A].Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Distribution Map

     
    • Native distribution
    Found in
    • Europe Northern Europe Ireland

    Nationally Preferred Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    Bloody crane’s-billEnglishIE
    Crobh deargIrishIE

    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    Gerani cotschenRaeto-RomanceCH
    Blutroter StorchschnabelGermanCH
    Crobh preacháinIrishIE
    Creachtach deargIrishIE
    Géranium sanguinFrenchCH
    Créachtach-dearg (-aighe-déirge)IrishIE
    Geranio sanguignoItalianCH
    Earball rioghIrishIE

      Bibliography

    • 1 "Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp."
    • 2 Flora Helvetica, Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz. K. Lauber, G. Wagner, A. Gygax, Haupt Verlag, 2018. ISBN-978-3-258-08047-5
    • 3 Sp. Pl.

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    Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz, Konrad Lauber, Gerhart Wagner, Andreas Gygax. Haupt Verlag 2018.
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    Irish Vernacular Names
    https://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/plant-science/plant-science/research-staff/article/380/wyse-jackson-peter-s.aspx
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