The caudex by Vered A.
A young plant by Vered A.
This member of the Geraniaceae
family was given this name by Ernst Gottlieb von Steudel in 1841. It
is found in South Africa, around Port Elizabeth, growing in a well
drained soil with some water and some to lots of sun. It is a small
plant, not more than ten centimetres and the almost hidden caudex
can grow to two and a half centimetre in diameter. The flowers are
white with tiny dark purple stripes.