Taxon  Report   3802 
Geranium potentilloides  L'Hér. ex DC.
Cinquefoil geranium,  New zealand geranium
Geranium potentilloides
© 2008 Doreen L. Smith
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Geranium potentilloides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Geranium potentilloides
© 2008 Jorg Fleige
Genus: Geranium
Northern Coastal Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN + PLANTS: Geranium microphyllum
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 19, 2018).

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