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Geranium macrorrhizum album

The oils of Geranium macrorrhizum album were used to create the scented 'oil of geranium'. Geranium macrorrhizum album has it all the red veined leaves, fruits and stems could be attraction enough without the fragrance and flowers. The white flowers finish the show. Geranium macrorrhizum album spreads by runners forming a low groundcover that is tolerant of dry shady conditions as well as these obviously sunny ones.

Geranium macrorrhizum album

Flowers and foliage of Geranium macrorrhizum album.