Taxon  Report   3797    
Geranium carolinianum  L.
Carolina geranium
Geranium carolinianum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Genus: Geranium
Habitat: streambanks

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Geranium carolinianum var. carolinianum
JEF: Geranium carolinianum var. sphaerospermum
JEF: Geranium sphaerospermum
More information about  Geranium carolinianum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 08, 2019).