Scientific Name: Geranium robertianum Form: Mounded, Round
Common Name:Robert geranium, herb RobertTexture:Medium - fine
Family Name:GeraniaceaeHabit: Upright, Spreading
Plant Type: Annual, Herbaceous perennial, Weed (horticultural) Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: B.C. west of Cascades, Africa, Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 6: (-23 to -18 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Soft flexible, Pubescent, Distinctive smell, Ovate, Dentate
Flowers: Flowers solitary, Pink, Magenta, May- Oct
Fruit: Achene, Schizocarp, Red, Brown, May- Oct
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade
Soil: Well-drained, Rocky or gravelly or dry
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Key ID Features:Mounding herbaceous perennial; basal leaves are trifolate, deeply lobed, soft, and dentate; flowers small, 5-petaled light pink.