Taxon  Report   3807 
Geranium viscosissimum  Fischer & C. Meyer
Sticky geranium,  Sticky purple geranium
Geranium viscosissimum
© 2007 Ram Vasudev
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Geranium viscosissimum
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Geranium viscosissimum
© 2007 Matt Below
Geranium viscosissimum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Geranium viscosissimum
© 2010 Ron Wolf
Genus: Geranium
Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Geranium attenuilobum
More information about  Geranium viscosissimum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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: Mar 22, 2018).

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