The plants are compact, about 12" in height. Herbaceous perennial with sprawling stems, oblong shaped leaves and bright pink flowers. The flowers are white, and at the base of the upper petals there are glossy raised black blotches which are purple-red on the outer edges. A shrub with thin woody branches and feathery, fragrant grey green leaves; white flowers with purple veins; flowers on and off all year. Lemon geraniums (Pelargonium crispum) produce small, ruffled leaves with pale pink flowers on an upright bush. The flowers are palest pink to cream and quite small. Thin succulent stems to 5 inches tall; feather-like finely divided leaves; small lavender-pink flowers. From Eselfontein. The name refers to the Klinghardt Mountains in Namibia and northwestern South Africa, where the species was first discovered. Without going into the details of the differences between the name Geranium and Pelargonium, for those newer to plants and taxonomy, a gentle reminder that Pelargonium, what I am writing about here,is the genus encompasing the red … Very rare. Pelargonium quercifolium is limited to small areas, namely the towns of Oudtshoorn and Willowmore. acraeum. Large gray-green entire and ruffled leaves; dark pink flowers; flowering stems dusky pink. Pelargonium rapaceum 6776MV, 5778MV; 5713MV; FKH12181, Pelargonium sericifolium x Pelargonium echinatum, Grows in the winter, flowers in the spring, $10.00 (name misspelled in previous catalogs). NOT AVAILABLE IN 2020, Succulent shrublet; tiny hairy dissected leaves; white flowers; summer dormant, Tuberous rooted species with long narrow lobed leaves and flowers with a yellowish pink base and purple blotches. The flowers are white, light yellow and mid yellow and there is one with mid yellow flowers with a salmon colored overlay; one selection has flowers that face upwards; all plants flower after the leaves have died; summer dormant. The night-scented pelargonium species are mostly tuberous rooted, and are winter … Bonsai enthusiasts grow it high in the pot, exposing its knobbed tuber, which the plant doesn’t mind. The flowers are in umbels and are white with prominent fuchsia blotches and streaks. The flowers are light pink with crimson-red streaks up and down all petals. The leaves are very finely divided. SOLD OUT UNTIL 2021. See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions. WE DON'T KNOW WHAT IT IS. Xerophytic bush; thin brittle stems; small succulent leaves; very large pale pink flowers with 4 petals; water very sparingly in the summer. They should therefore, be grown in all but the mildest areas of the U.S. with winter shelter, usually in a conservatory or greenhouse. Pelargonium sidoides DC. Gibralter, Mittagong, NSW, Australia. Species and Primary Hybrids, Borders and BeddingRock Gardens and ContainersShade, AnnualsBorders and BeddingGround CoversRock Gardens and ContainersScramblers and CrawlersShade, Angel and Pansy-FaceFancy LeafHybridIviesRegal PelargoniumsRosebud PelargoniumsScented-LeafSentimental FavoritesSpecies and Primary HybridsUniques, Plant CareLinks and ReferencesContact Information. Beautiful light green leaves with a dark Z.around the edge and a red reverse, large creamy white flowers; tuberous, summer dorman). The flowers are dark pink and small. Linked names, if available, lead to species description, distribution and photos. A well-branched shrublet with succulent branches; flowers white with pale lavender blotches on all five petals and purple veins in upper petals; summer dormant; water very sparingly. The status of the 1,651 species names for the genus Pelargonium recorded in The Plant List, are as follows: The status of the 1,678 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Pelargonium recorded in The Plant List, are as follows: The confidence with which the status of the 1,651 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Pelargonium, are assigned as follows: The source of the species name record found in The Plant List for the genus Pelargonium, are as follows: © The Plant List 2010 — SCENTED GERANIUMS (Pelargonium species) List of files and visuals associated with this text. A very unusual form of P. luridum from Mpumalanga, in Valoren Vallei, found near damp and boggy ground. Because the flowers are highly unusual and some are delightfully scented. tabulare (L.) auct. backdoor citranella. They're mainly found growing naturally in a … Night-scented flowers, greenish yellow with a maroon stripe, low growing, fleshy dissected leaves; summer dormant THIS IS NOT P. FUMARIIFOLIUM. A small woody shrublet; small green dissected leaves; white flowers; summer dormant. Tuberous roots; simple lanceolate hairy leaves; pale yellow flowers; summer dormant UNAVAILABLE IN 2020. How to Grow Pelargonium Plants Guide to Growing Geranium and Storksbill. The flowers are the same light apricot pink. The incredible diversity in habit, shape, size and color of true species pelargoniums have helped them remain popular for more than 300 years. close-up of the flowers. Ht 30cm Sp 30cm. The only pelargonium flowers with no veins. Stiff crinkled small pungent dark green leaves; small pinkish purple flowers with dark purple blotches and veins on the upper petals. Pelargonium Growing Information. The flowers are soft pink. When searching through the list, note that some (nomenclatural) species' names were published by two or more authors not having in mind the same (botanical) species, e.g. Click here to discover more about Pelargoniums. A scandent shrub; leaves are pinnate, grey and hairy; a truly splendid hybrid with red upper petals, a dark center and almost white lower petals. You may place the dry plant and pot in a dark, cool, dry place while you enjoy the summer. The flowers are deep pink with darker colored veins on the upper petals. Pelargonium quercifolium is one of about 270 species of Pelargonium, most of which occur in southern Africa, and of these most are found in the southwestern Cape. This plant is vegetatively propagated from a selection made in South Africa, but we must say that we're not confident of its identification. It looks rather like P. punctatum and P. triandrum. It is found in the southwest corner of Cape Province, South Africa.SOLD OUT FOR 2020. The oil in the leaves is often distilled for perfume making. They are half hardy perennials that are normally grown as a half hardy annual by gardeners. Knuth. P. zonale is the parent of many, if not most, ornamental hybrids, such as the popular P. x hortum, the common garden pelargonium (Miller, 1996; … It has a tall trunk and very long flowering stems, to 24" or more. The Pelargonium species are unquestionably an enchanting and beautiful species with their graceful flowers and range of fragrant leaves in a variety of shapes that make these plants simply unique. Otidia group. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names. Pelargonium Species List. Green hairy and deeply lobed leaves; glowing orange flowers; South Western Coast of South Africa, rocky exposed site; summer dormant. Of these 57 are accepted species names. 45: 380 should be the lectotype species.--Fide ING Pelargonium / ˌpɛlɑːrˈɡoʊniəm / is a genus of flowering plants which includes about 280 species of perennials, succulents, and shrubs, commonly known as geraniums, pelargoniums, or storksbills. Sandy foothills of Matsikannaberg near Van Rhynsdorp; long lanceolate mid green leaves; large yellow flowers with spidery narrow petals; purple veins on upper petals; summer dormant; flowers after leaves die. The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on 2012-04-18) which reports it as an accepted name (record 50009275).. Synonyms: No synonyms are recorded … non L'Herit. The genus Pelargonium consists of more than 200 natural species. You should refer instead to the current version of The Plant List. Scented Leaf Pelargonium Mabel Grey: SCENTED LEAF PELARGONIUMS There is a wide variety of these and the perfume is released when touched or watered. bipinnatifidum (Harv.) Tuberous rooted; we have a number of forms with slightly different leaves. We had listed this plant as another form of P. aciculatum, but think it is probably P. fasciculaceum. Introduced in 1932 Fourcade. Please refresh page for the latest updates. is an accepted name . ⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded. NOT AVAILABLE IN 2020, Succulent branched shrub; light pink flowers; summer dormant, John Lavranos through Abbey Gardens; succulent branched shrub with very short fat branches; white flowers; summer dormant, Geophyte with a turnip shaped root and pinnatilobed to bipinnatisect densely pilose leaves and wine red peduncles, flowers are cream colored with dark red blotches; summer dormant; flowers after the leaves have died. Seed from Stellenbosch; shrubby plant with woody branches; rounded grey green leaves; brilliant pink flowers with dark blotches on all petals; summer dormant. They generally bloom in February March and April and will then cease active growth. These are the classical geraniums, those that can be admired on the balconies and gardens all over the world. Tuberous rooted; rounded fleshy leaves, flowers are pale yellow with very narrow petals and red spots on the upper petals; flowering after the leaves have died; summer dormant. NOT AVAILABLE IN 2019, Pelargonium auritum v. auritum has almost black flowers with a small white center. (Water sparingly while dormant), Swollen tuberous roots; very succulent leaves; white star like flowers; water very sparingly all year. West Coast of South Africa, sandy, rocky site, long stems with swollen nodes, glaucous half succulent leaves; flowers greenish yellow, night scented; summer dormant. Pelargonium Species, Scented Geranium (Pelargonium graveolens) by Todd_Boland Apr 14, 2008 11:59 PM. Photo by: Marion Brenner. Collected by Dr. Goodenough on St. Helena, around 1986 at Asses' Ears, in the southwest of the island. It has pale green and very light creamy-yellow veined and splashed leaves and mid lavender flowers with a white eye. WE HAVE BEEN GROWING IT FOR MANY YEARS; IT IS POSSIBLY ONE OF THE POLYACTIUM GROUP. From Jay Kapac in Southern California. There have been a number of introductions of different color forms of P. echinatum, some with blotches on all petals, some with blotches only on the upper petals. Sets huge amounts of seed. Thickened roots; rosettes of small rounded gray green leaves; long arching flowering stems with narrow petalled burgundy colored flowers. Click on species name to see one image of that species. Hairy and succulent small shield shaped leaves; flowers large light lavender. A 19th century hybrid of P. lobatum; leaves large and divided into 5 prominent lobes; flowers dark maroon-black with a pale greenish-yellow edge; night-scented; summer dormant. 'Julie Scheller' is the original "sweetheart" pelargonium with little raspberry hearts on the upper petals and no blotches on the lower petals. A large shrub, from 3-4 ft. tall.The main stem is woody, and the side branches are green and soft. Currency Calculator. In the Horea group, it is a geophyte with entire and prostrate leaves. Tuberous rooted; probably a form of P. schizopetalum; fimbriated flowers of yellow-green and pink; fragrant leaves; winter dormant. Indeed, the plant is sometimes called "Pepper". NOT AVAILABLE IN 2020, Tuberous roots; leaves from entire to deeply dissected; flowers small white with reflexed petals in clusters; flowers as the leaves die; water sparingly; summer dormant. Fleshy green pinnate leaves. An unusual squat tree like plant with a thick trunk and succulent branches shaped like sausages; dark green cordate leaves with conspicuous veins; plants are dormant for part of the year. The leaves are silver dollar size and softly hairy, and the flowers are in dense umbels and are white with prominent rosy blotches and veins on the upper petals. Soft gray green leaves with a cuneate leaf base (to distinguish it from P. crassicaule); lobed and ruffled white flowers with cherry blotches on all petals and dotted veins on upper petals; summer dormant. UNAVAILABLE, 2020. Different collections may have blotches on the upper petals only, or blotches on all five petals. It forms a low mound about 12 x 18" when mature. Other types with good culinary qualities include the strawberry-scented variety Pelargonium ‘Lady Scarborough’, the lime-fragranced Pelargonium ‘Lime’, and the peppermint-perfumed species Pelargonium tomentosum. Thick succulent stems similar in structure to P. crithmifolium. This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Pelargonium (family Geraniaceae).. Eastern Cape of South Africa; small gray green entire leaves; deep pink spidery flowers; tuberous roots. The genus Pelargonium is largely South African, with more that 80 percent of the 270 species found on the continent. Hybridized by Michael Vassar using the P. lobatum x P. fulgidum cross of P. 'Ardens' and P. 'Laurencianum'. For additional images, go to Photo Gallery. Within the Pelargonium genus are perennials, sub-shrubs, shrubs and succulents. Only summer dormant in hot summer areas. From Stellenbosch, South Africa tuberous rooted; night scented; leaves with large separated lobes; pale yellow flowers with a pink caste and pale maroon streaks; summer dormant. Summer dormant and night scented. NOT AVAILABLE IN 2020. The petals don't have any markings, but the stamens have prominent wine red anthers. Dark pink flowers with the upper two petals only. The leaves are large and simple and glaucous green. It is found in the southeast coastal areas of South Africa. The flowers are a very pale creamy color, with wine-red markings on the upper petals. The first pelargonium introduced to England in the 17th century, this species has been cultivated for 400 years. Species Pelargonium. SOLD OUT FOR 2020. It is cold hardy from USDA Zone 4-5 up to Zone 9. Sometimes the flowers appear after the leaves have died. abrotanifolium. Wonderful plant for a rock garden. Rounded underground tubers are dianostic; a sprawling plant; brown stems have long internodes; leaves are green and kidney shaped; small white flowers with narrow petals; winter dormant; water very sparingly. Commonly called the Pineapple Pelargonium due to the scent of the leaves when broken. UNAVAILABLE IN 2020. Succulent green foliage and a rosette formation with soft hairs. SOLD OUT, AVAILABLE 2021. We have a number of different leaf forms of P. triste; all have tuberous roots; are night-scented; have finely divided leaves; pale yellow-green flowers with larger or smaller brownish blotches; summer dormant, Tuberous rooted; night-scented; very finely divided gray-green leaves; flowers pale yellow with faintest maroon blotches; summer dormant. ; Pelargonium sidoides DC. The leaves are large and cordate with a very soft velvety texture underneath. All up, there are around 280 species. Water very sparingly during the growing season and not at all after it goes dormant at the beginning of summer until the beginning of fall, or when the weather cools. The section Otidia is very confused. NOT AVAILABLE, 2020, A large shrub with rough cup shaped leaves; flowers small and lavender pink, A large shrub with large round leaves and large pinkish purple flowers. It is found along the south coast of South Africa. FEW AVAILABLE LATE SUMMER, 2020, Thick, rounded, brown to greyish-brown stems. Seed from Gary Scheidt; it has glowing orange flowers with a white throat, and is summer dormant. It grows during the winter, and is dormant during the summer. SOLD OUT FOR 2020. Leaves are dull bluish green and five lobed; the flowers are blue grey changing to blue pink with age - a very unusual color. Flowers are white and regular on a branched inflorescence. A branching woody shrub; swollen roots; leaves sticky small gray and aromatic; mid pink flowers; water sparingly. The larger majority occurs in South Africa, while a few species occur in tropical Africa, Syria, Australia and on a few islands in the Indian Ocean. A rounded plant with short woody stems; leaves round and dark green and pungent, flowers are white with red feathering; a handsome pot plant. (Australia) Another form of P. australe collected on the southeast coast of New South Wales. It is a stem succulent with a large, thick smooth stem. Small shiny shield shaped leaves; light lavender pink flowers with purple veins on the upper petals only. Species. It occurs on the northwest coast of Cape Province in South Africa. The leaves are deciduous, silvery, hairy, and have wavy margins. Turnip shaped roots; pinnate leaves; branching scape, clusters of flowers yellow or pink with wine red blotches on upper petals summer dormant. Gray green entire leaves with dentate margins; flowers with pale pink lower petals that darken with age; orange red upper petals with black blotches. There are about 17,000 pelargonium cultivars, all derived from just a few of the 280 species. SOLD OUT UNTIL SPRING, 2021. The leaves are flat but can vary in the amount of division from entire to trifoliate. The plant is from the section Horea and has a horror of two much water. A 2006 Jay Kapac hybrid with large light green shallowly lobed palmate leaves and rounded deep to dusky pink flowers with prominent cherry blotches on the upper petals and veins on the lower petals; water very sparingly in the summer. NOT AVAILABLE 2020. SOLD OUT FOR 2020. It has large prostrate leaves and white to cream colored flowers. Narrow grey green hairy leaves, elliptical in shape, with some teeth. The flowers are cream colored. The beautiful photo of Monsonia speciosa in the field was taken by Jenny Peers. aciculatum. SOLD OUT UNTIL SPRING 2021. All pictures are contributed by our community. Sp 30cm. Old plants in flower are spectacular; may flower after the leaves die; summer dormant. We're not sure of the provenance, but the leaves are very finely divided, and the plant grows to about 18" tall. How PayPal Works. Similar to Derek Clifford's P. Zeyheri in 'Pelargoniums', including the popular 'Geranium' Yellow-green flowers. From Stellenbosch, South Africa; tuberous rooted; night scented; hairy deeply and narrowly lobed leaves; pale yellow flowers with prominent maroon blotches on the three lower petals; summer dormant. (1979) J. S. African Bot. Thickened roots; small gray green feathery dissected leaves; small mid pink flowers with faint cherry blotches on the upper petals. The species Pelargonium zonale is a member of the Ciconium section. NOT AVAILABLE IN 2020. Leaves ovate and toothed; many large pale yellow flowers on branching scapes; upper petals with maroon branching veins. A 2006 hybrid introduction from Jay Kapac; large greyish green shallowly five lobed palmate leaves; scarlet flowers with dark blotches on the upper petals; winter growing, spring flowering, water sparingly during the summer. Summer growing plants, which are noted in the list, should be allowed to go dormant for three to four months over the winter, and then be watered lightly for the rest of the year. Some are used in the perfume industry. Striatellum (G.W.Carr 10345) | Omeo Stork's-bill Date: 2001-01-05 State: Victoria Data resource: Victorian Biodiversity Atlas Basis of record: Human observation Catalogue number: 1738812.00 View record Platkloof, Piketberg Mts. Large creamy white flowers, prominent upper petals. Turnip shaped tuber; leaves green and pinnately compound; flowers small and pink; upper petals have wine red feathery markings; flowering after the leaves have died; summer dormant. 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