- Flower nameGeranium macrorrhizum
- Scientific nameGeranium macrorrhizum
- Aliasゼラニウムマクロリザム, Geranium macrorrhizum, ハーディゲラニウム
- Place of originsouthern Europe
- Place of floweringHigh mountain
- Flowering seasonJune, July
What is Geranium macrorrhizum
Geranium macrorrhizum (Scientific name: Geranium macrorrhizum) is an alpine, semi-evergreen perennial herb native to southern Europe. It grows wild in the rocky forests of the eastern southern Alps and the Balkans. The leaves are fragrant and viscous when crushed. The leaves are green in spring, but turn red in autumn.
Common name: Geranium macrorrhizum, Scientific name: Geranium macrorrhizum, aka: bigroot geranium, Bulgarian geranium, rock crane's-bill, Bigroot cranesbill, Cranesbill, ,native to : Southern Europe, Life type: alpine semi-evergreen perennial, Plant height: 20-30 cm, Radical leaf length: 10-20 cm, Radical leaf shape: palmate with 5-7 lobes, Flower diameter: 2-3 cm, Inflorescence: clustered inflorescence, Corolla: five-petaled, Flower color: purplish pink, Flowering season: June-July, Use: ground cover, medicinal, perfume.