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shining geranium
Geranium lucidum
shining geranium Geranium Family
Geranium lucidum Geraniaceae
common names
  shining geranium
  shining crane's-bill
accepted scientific name
  Geranium lucidum L.
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  Geranium lucidum (497)
family name
Image Author: ©2011 Paul Slichter
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .4 to .7 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of October thru 2nd week of July

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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G.D.Carr (10)
Wikimedia Commons (5)
SEINet (1)
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native Not Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.
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