Photos by Vered A. Mann.
This member of the
Geraniaceae family was given this name by William Henry
Harvey in 1860. It is found
in south western South Africa, growing in sandy or other well drained soil with
some water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow to three and a
centimetres in diameter, the entire plant to six centimetres in
flowers are cream coloured.
It is named after the person who
brought it back to England: Lord Grenville.
This is a winter grower.