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Pelargonium exstipulatum

Plant in flower
Common names: sweet-scented pelargonium, soft-leaved trifid pelargonium, scented penny-royal (Eng.); vaalblaarmalva (Afr.)
Family: Geraniaceae

... Kirstenbosch June 2012   Pelargonium exstipulatum is a somewhat woody shrublet that can grow up to 1 ... stalks) often remain behind on the stems. Pelargonium exstipulatum has a long flowering period starting in June ...

18 / 06 / 2012 | O Tyambetyu | Millennium Seedbank Project
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Pelargonium hermanniifolium

Common names: none recorded
Family: Geraniaceae

... Botanical Garden May 2012   Pelargonium hermanniifolium is an erect, multi-stemmed woody shrub. It grows ... to April with a marked peak in spring. Pelargonium hermanniifolium occurs in the Western Cape from Worcester ...

21 / 05 / 2012 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium acraeum

Illustration of P. acraeum by M.E. Connell
Common names: horseshoe pelargonium
Family: Geraniaceae

... Botanical Garden March 2012   Pelargonium acraeum is a small shrub up to 1 m, or occasionally 2 m high. ... again in the spring months (September-November). Pelargonium acraeum is found on the mountains of the eastern escarpment, from ...

02 / 04 / 2012 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium reniforme

Pelargonium reniforme
Common names: kidney-leaved pelargonium (Eng.); rooirabas (Afr.); iyeza lesikhali, ikubalo, umsongelo (isiXhosa)
Family: Geraniaceae

... National Botanical Garden July 2011 Pelargonium reniforme is a small, upright perennial shrublet with tuberous ... venation than the upper surface. Long petioles typify this pelargonium, with awl-shaped stipules found at their bases. Plants flower ...

04 / 07 / 2011 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium crispum

Pelargonium crispum
Common names: lemon-scented pelargonium, crisped-leaf pelargonium
Family: Geraniaceae

... National Botanical Garden June  2011   Pelargonium crispum is an erect, much-branched shrub that grows up to 700 mm ... April with a peak in September and October. Pelargonium crispum occurs from Worcester to Bredasdorp in the Western Cape ...

06 / 06 / 2011 | O Tyambetyu | Millennium Seedbank Project
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Pelargonium ternatum

Pelargonium ternatum flowers & foliage
Family: Geraniaceae

... Botanical Garden May 2011   Pelargonium ternatum is a well branched evergreen shrublet. It has an erect ... but has a peak period in September. This pelargonium species has a rather limited distribution in the Langeberg range in ...

16 / 05 / 2011 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium grandiflorum

Pelargonium grandiflorum flowers
Common names: Large flowered pelargonium
Family: Geraniaceae

... Botanical Garden March 2011   Pelargonium grandiflorum is an erect straggling herbaceous shrub, usually ... to pink with darker blotches on the upper two petals. Pelargonium grandiflorum flowers from August to January. ...

21 / 03 / 2011 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium vitifolium

Pelargonium vitifolium shrub
Common names: vine-leaved pelargonium, balm-scented pelargonium
Family: Geraniaceae

... November 2010   Pelargonium vitifolium is an erect strongly scented shrub, 0.5-1 m tall. The ... basal part about 6 mm long and a tail of about 35 mm long. Pelargonium vitifolium flowers generally throughout the year, except mid ...

01 / 11 / 2010 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium fruticosum

Pelargonium fruticosum flowers and foliage
Common names: None known
Family: Geraniaceae

... Trevor Adams Kirstenbosch NBG September 2010 Pelargonium fruticosum is a small shrublet, 450 mm tall. The stem is green ... basal part about 6 mm long and a tail about 35 mm long. Pelargonium fruticosum flowers throughout the year but has a peak period ...

04 / 10 / 2010 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium lanceolatum

Pelargonium lanceolatum
Common names: spear-leaved pelargonium
Family: Geraniaceae

... National Botanical Garden June 2010 Pelargonium lanceolatum is an upright branching plant, 300 mm to 400 mm tall. ... a spirally twisting tail (awn) about 35 mm long. Pelargonium lanceolatum has a limited distribution, ranging from the ...

21 / 06 / 2010 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium denticulatum

Common names: toothed-leaved pelargonium, pine-scented geranium, fernleaf geranium
Family: Geraniaceae

... Botanical Garden April 2010   Pelargonium denticulatum is a well branched strongly aromatic plant with ... about 6 mm long and a tail of about 35 mm long. Pelargonium denticulatum is restricted to a small region in the southern ...

26 / 04 / 2010 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium papilionaceum

Pelargonium papilionaceum shrub
Common names: butterfly pelargonium (Eng.); rambossie (Afr.)
Family: Geraniaceae

... Garden December 2010   Pelargonium papilionaceum is an erect strongly or unpleasantly scented ... basal part about 6 mm long and a tail of about 35 mm long. Pelargonium papilionaceum flowers from August to January. ...

27 / 12 / 2009 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium quercifolium

Pelargonium quercifolium flowers
Common names: oak-leaf pelargonium (Eng.); muishondbos (Afr.)
Family: Geraniaceae

... Botanical Garden August 2009   Pelargonium quercifolium is an erect, much-branched, strongly balm-scented, ... odd flowering times throughout the year. Pelargonium quercifolium is one of about 270 species of Pelargonium, most of ...

31 / 08 / 2009 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium laevigatum

Pelargonium laevigatum leaves and flowers
Common names: none
Family: Geraniaceae

... seeds with a feathered tail coiled into a spiral. Pelargonium laevigatum occurs in the southern Cape from the vicinity of ... blows, so the corkscrew turns, much like a drill bit. Pelargonium Pelargoniums are one of the easiest plants to grow. ...

22 / 06 / 2009 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium crassicaule

Pelargonium crassicaule flowers
Common names: none
Family: Geraniaceae

... National Herbarium June 2009   Pelargonium crassicaule is a small, succulent plant with short, thick, dark ... of about 35 mm long. The distribution of Pelargonium crassicaule is limited to a narrow of land about 300 km along ...

08 / 06 / 2009 | Stoffel Petrus Pieter Bester | National Herbarium Pretoria
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Pelargonium fulgidum

Pelargonium fulgidum flower
Common names: celandine-leaved pelargonium (Eng.); rooi malva (Afr.)
Family: Geraniaceae

... National Botanical Garden May 2009   Pelargonium fulgidum is a perennial dwarf shrub with a scrambling habit. It ... from winter to early summer (June to November). Pelargonium fulgidum grows on exposed, windswept granite outcrops or on sand ...

25 / 05 / 2009 | Karen Wall | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium hispidum

Pelargonium hispidum
Common names: hispid pelargonium (Eng); grofharig (Afri.)
Family: Geraniaceae

... National Botanical Garden April 2009   Pelargonium hispidum is an erect, branched, evergreen shrub, 2.5 m high, ... period in October and November. The hispid pelargonium occurs in the mountains of the Western Cape, the Swartberg Range, ...

27 / 04 / 2009 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium scabrum

Pelargonium scabrum
Common names: rough-leaved pelargonium, three-pointed pelargonium (Eng.); hoenderbos (Afr.)
Family: Geraniaceae

... Botanical Garden March 2009   Pelargonium scabrum is an erect, branched shrub, up to 1.2 m, with rough, ... mm long. The seed is produced in autumn. Pelargonium scabrum grows on rocky, sandstone slopes, usually in dry ...

16 / 03 / 2009 | Karen Wall | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium panduriforme

Pelargonium panduriforme flower
Common names: balsam-scented geranium, fiddle leaf geranium
Family: Geraniaceae

... Botanical Garden February 2009   Pelargonium panduriforme is an erect, well branched shrub. The plant grows ... the top (the dry styles) and containing one seed. Pelargonium panduriforme occurs from Antoniesberg in the area of Willowmore ...

23 / 02 / 2009 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Pelargonium glutinosum

Pelargonium glutinosum flowers
Common names: balm-scented pelargonium, sticky-leaf pelargonium
Family: Geraniaceae

... Garden September 2008     Pelargonium glutinosum is an erect, well-branched, balm-scented shrub, up to ... pear-shape. Reinhard Knuth in 1910 described this as Pelargonium erectum. Populations from the Limpopo Province resemble this ...

22 / 09 / 2008 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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