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Geranium dissectum  L.
Cranesbill,   Cut leaved geranium,   Cutleaf geranium
Geranium dissectum is an annual herb that is not native to California.
Cal-IPC rating: limited
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Genus: Geranium
Family: Geraniaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Communities: many plant communities
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSGeranium laxum
Information about  Geranium dissectum from other sources

[gobotany.nativeplanttrust.org] Invasiveness: Cut-leaved crane's-bill is native to Europe and introduced in eastern, southern and western North America. It is considered a noxious weed in some states, and has the potential to be very invasive. (contributed by Mary Ann Machi)

[Wikipedia] Europe native: Geranium dissectum or Cut-leaved Crane's-bill[1] is a plant species of the genus Geranium. It is native to Europe. (contributed by Mary Ann Machi)

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals. [web application]. 2024. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 05/17/2024).