cranesbill

Definitions of cranesbill
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n any of numerous geraniums of the genus Geranium

Synonyms:
crane's bill
Types:
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Geranium maculatum, spotted cranesbill, wild geranium
common wild geranium of eastern North America with deeply parted leaves and rose-purple flowers
Geranium pratense, meadow cranesbill
tall perennial cranesbill with paired violet-blue axillary flowers; native to northern parts of Old World and naturalized in North America
Geranium richardsonii, Richardson's geranium
geranium of western North America having branched clusters of white or pale pink flowers
Geranium robertianum, herb robert, herb roberts, herbs robert
a sticky low herb with small reddish-purple flowers; widespread in the northern hemisphere
Geranium viscosissimum, sticky geranium
geranium of western North America having pinkish-purple flowers in open clusters
Geranium molle, dove's foot geranium
western geranium with small pink flowers; a common weed on lawns and in vacant lots
Type of:
geranium
any of numerous plants of the family Geraniaceae

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