Plant ID forum: Wondering whether I planted this

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Name: Taqiyyah
Maryland (Zone 7a)
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lovesblooms
Apr 4, 2016 10:13 AM CST
Pretty leaves.

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Name: Arlene
Southold, Long Island, NY (Zone 7a)
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pirl
Apr 4, 2016 10:16 AM CST
Cranesbill (geranium)?
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Name: Daisy
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Apr 4, 2016 10:20 AM CST
Sure looks like a wild Geranium. It could be really pretty.
Name: Greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
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greene
Apr 4, 2016 10:25 AM CST
I agree A type of wild geranium. I let them grow and do not pull them as weeds.
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Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Apr 4, 2016 10:34 AM CST
Very pretty, it looks a lot like the Carolina Cranesbill (Geranium carolinianum) that grows here.

I googled and I see that Wild Geranium (Geranium maculatum) grows in Maryland
http://www.marylandbiodiversity.com/viewSpecies.php?species=...

This site says it blooms from April - June: http://extension.umd.edu/sites/default/files/_images/program...
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Name: Taqiyyah
Maryland (Zone 7a)
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Vegetable Grower Region: Mid-Atlantic
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lovesblooms
Apr 4, 2016 10:39 AM CST
I did buy a couple varieties of cranesbill geraniums last year! Most didn't do anything at all--not even showing up--and I wondered if I'd see them again. Yay!

Thanks, all!

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