Texas Gardening forum: Carolina Cranesbill, Wild Geranium

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Name: Christine
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Jun 29, 2010 6:18 PM CST
Carolina Cranesbill, Wild Geranium, Geranium Carolinian from the Geraniaceae family, a Texas native wildflower annual, biennial blooms in early spring thru early summer with tiny pink flowers.

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May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day --Native American Proverb

Name: Christine
North East Texas (Zone 7b)
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Jul 11, 2010 8:31 AM CST
The plant can be sprawling and spread itself rather large.

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May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day --Native American Proverb

Name: Christine
North East Texas (Zone 7b)
Charter ATP Member Birds Organic Gardener Native Plants and Wildflowers Winter Sowing Herbs
Critters Allowed Dog Lover Cat Lover Keeper of Poultry Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Composter
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Jul 11, 2010 4:34 PM CST
It gets the name Cranesbill from the beak-like appearance of the flower/seedhead.

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May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day --Native American Proverb

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