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Geranium carolinianum L.
Carolina cranesbill

Geranium carolinianum
Copyright by: Roger L. Hammer

Family: Geraniaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Annual

Native Range: Widespread in North America; cultivated and naturalized elsewhere.

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Apparently Secure

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

Other data on Geranium carolinianum available from :

Geranium carolinianum has been found in the following 21 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Alice C. Wainwright Park Possibly Extirpated Possibly Extirpated
Caloosahatchee Creeks Preserve Present Native
Camp Owaissa Bauer Present Native
Castellow Hammock Park Present Native
Cedar Point Environmental Park Present Native
Deering Estate at Cutler Present Native
Everglades National Park Assumed to be Present Native
Frog Pond/L-31 N Transition Lands Present Native
Fuchs Hammock Preserve Present Native
Harden Hammock Present Native
Hattie Bauer Hammock Present Native
Ingram Pineland Present Native
J.W. Corbett Wildlife Management Area Present Native
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park Reported
Jonathan Dickinson State Park Present Native
Lucille Hammock Present Native
Palm Drive Pineland Present Native
Pine Island Ridge Natural Area Present Native
Porter-Russell Pineland Present Native
Rock Pit 39 Present Native
Silver Palm Groves Present Native

Geranium carolinianum has been found in the following 5 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Broward County Native
Lee County Native
Martin County Native
Miami-Dade County Native
Palm Beach County Native

Geranium carolinianum has been found in the following habitat :
Disturbed Upland

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Geranium carolinianum
Copyright by: Roger L. Hammer
Geranium carolinianum
Copyright by: Keith A. Bradley