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Family: GERANIACEAE 

 Pelargonium ceratophyllum
 

Dormant but flowering plant from Aus, Namibia.

  
Author:  Charles Louis L'Héritier de Brutelle 1787
Family:  Geraniaceae
Habitat:  Southern Namibia, Northern South Africa
Soil:  Grit - Mix
Water:  Minimum
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  3 centimetres
Height:  25-40 centimetres
Flower:  White/Dark Pink
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Pelargonium hospitans Dinter 1919

   This member of the Geraniaceae family was described by Charles Louis L'Héritier de Brutelle in 1787. It is found in the western part of southern Namibia and northern South Africa, growing in grit or other well drained soil with little water and lots of sun. The stems can grow to three centimetres, the whole plant will only grow to from 20 to 40 centimetres. The flowers, which occurs in the summer are white and dark ping. The leaves will follows in the autumn. 

This is a winter-grower.