Plant ID forum: Carolina Cranesbill (Geranium carolinianum)

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New Orleans,LA (Zone 9a)
Feb 13, 2015 3:10 PM CST
I am building an outdoor turtle pen for my gulf coast box turtle and the area I am building the pen in has these plants and I'm not sure what they are or if they're harmful to my turtle.
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Name: Leslieray Hurlburt
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Feb 13, 2015 3:19 PM CST
Carolina Cranesbill (Geranium carolinianum) is my guess. Lots of wild geraniums. Welcome to ATP. I tip my hat to you.
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Name: Lin
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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Feb 13, 2015 4:06 PM CST
I agree, it sure looks like Carolina Cranesbill (Geranium carolinianum) but I have no idea if it would be harmful to turtles. It always sprouts up in my lawn this time of year.
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Name: Larry
Enterprise, Al. 36330 (Zone 8b)
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Feb 13, 2015 4:26 PM CST
Yes, that is what it looks like growing in my yard also.

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