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Family: GERANIACEAE 

 Pelargonium grenvilleae
 

Photo by Vered A. Mann.

  
Author:  William Henry Harvey 1860
Family:  Geraniaceae
Habitat:  South Western South Africa
Soil:  Sandy
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  3,4 Centimetres
Height:  6 Centimetres
Flower:  Cream Coloured/Red
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

Photos by Vered A. Mann.

   This member of the Geraniaceae family was given this name by William Henry Harvey in 1860. It is found in south western South Africa, growing in sandy or other well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow to three and a half centimetres in diameter, the entire plant to six centimetres in height. The flowers are cream coloured.

It is named after the person who brought it back to England: Lord Grenville.

This is a winter grower.

Photos by Vered A. Mann.