Flower Database

Geranium thunbergii

Basic information
Flower Name
Geranium thunbergii
Formal Name
Geranium thunbergii
Alias
風露草, Geranium thunbergii, Geranium
Habitat
Japan
Morph
cold-resistant perennial plant
Comment
Geranium thunbergii or Genno shoko (scientific name: Geranium thunbergii) is native to Japan and is a cold-resistant perennial plant of the family Geraniaceae which blooms red or white pentaphumes in mountains and fields in the summer to autumn. Leaves are alive, 3 tears in the upper part and 5 tears in the lower part. There are ten stamens (anthers) of black purple on the flower core, red stuffed pistil opens at the stigma. Flowers will be formed after the flowers and skip seeds. It is used as a civil medicine as a diarrhea stop. Flower name comes from having certain effect when taking it.
Common name: Geranium thunbergii, scientific name: Geranium thunbergii, aka:Genno shoko, Origin : Japan, plant height: 30 to 50 cm, leaf order: viable, leaf shape: 3 to 5 fissures in palm shape, leaf margin: saw tooth, flower color: red purple · white, flowering period: July to October, flower diameter : 1 to 1.5 cm, ingredient: flavonoid, use: civil medicine - tokata, intestine, for constipation.
Detailed information
Order
Geraniales
Family
Geraniaceae
Genus
Geranium
Species
G. thunbergii
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Palmate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Plain/fleet Low mountain
Color
Red, Pink, White
Season
Jul Aug Sep Oct
Height
30  ~ 50  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 1.5