Geranium subcaulescens DC.

Geranium subcaulescens DC.

Synonymy

  • Geranium cinereum subsp. subcaulescens (DC.) Hayek
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Taxon info

Geranium subcaulescens is an E Mediterranean mountain species, sometimes regarded as a subspecies of G. cinereum from the Pyrenees. In Greece it grows in rocky places in meadows on various substrates, generally between 1200 and 2400 m. With its deep purplish red flowers it is a popular ornamental in rock gardens.A
A. Dimopoulos, P., Raus, Th., Bergmeier, E., Constantinidis, Th., Iatrou, G., Kokkini, S., Strid, A. & Tzanoudakis, D. 2013: Vascular plants of Greece: An annotated checklist. 31: p. 340 [Plate 12.7]

Distribution

GR(NPi SPi Pe StE EC NC WAe

Greece (East Central Greece present; North Central Greece present; North Pindos present; Peloponnisos present; South Pindos present; Sterea Ellas present; West Aegean islands present)

Status

Native / Non Range-Restricted

Chorology

Mediterranean

Life-form

Geophyte (Cryptophyte)

Habitat

High mountain vegetation

IUCN category

Not Evaluated

Presidential Decree 67/81

Yes

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