Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Pelargonium
Family: Geraniaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
zonale
NOTES

A perennial shrub 1-3 m tall with large rounded leaves. The leaves have shallowly lobed margins and a distinct darker horseshoe-like pattern on them. The stems are somewhat succulent.


AUTHORITY
(L.) L'Her.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The pink flowers are subsessile and borne in clusters of up to 40
Colour: Pink
Common Name
Horseshoe pelargonium
Pelargonium
Zonal pelargonium
Habitat
NOTES: A common shrub in more open, but shaded, areas in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
NOTES: Common on the river bank along the Kromme
HABITAT NAME: Riverside
Uses
None known
None
Months
October
November
December
Synonyms for Species
Geranium zonale
Ciconium zonale



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