Flower Database

Carolina cranesbill

Basic information
Flower Name
Carolina cranesbill
Formal Name
Geranium carolinianum
Alias
Carolina cranesbill, Carolina geranium, 亜米利加風露, Geranium
Habitat
North America
Morph
annual weed
Comment
Carolina cranesbill (scientific name:Geranium carolinianum) is an annual weed of the geraniaceae family naturalized from North America . It spreads on the roadside of the all over Japan. The height of the grass is approximately 40cm. There is much hair in the calyx edge. The leaves are 3 to 5 deep cleavage and, in addition to differentiate each. From late spring to early autumn ,it takes out a flower stalk for and engthenes corymb from the top and lets small white or pink florets bloom at the corymb.
Generic name:Carolina cranesbill, scientific name:Geranium carolinianum , aka:Carolina geranium, Carolina cranesbill origin: North America, Habitat: Japan national, environment: roadside, life-forms: year weed, plant height: 40 cm, flower-shaped corymbs, flower color: white-light pink, flower diameter:0.5 cm, flowering period: May to September.
Detailed information
Order
Geraniales
Family
Geraniaceae
Genus
Geranium
Species
G. carolinianum
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Palmate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
Pink, White
Season
May Jun Jul Sep
Height
40  ~ 40  [cm]
Diameter
0.5  ~ 0.5