Geranium pyrenaicum Burm. f.

Taxonomy: Fam. Geraniaceae// Genus: Geranium// Species: Geranium pyrenaicum Burm. f.

Determined according to the botanical keys provided in The Flora of the Republic of Macedonia (Micevski and Matevski, 2005).

Lifeform: Perrenial; Hemicryptophyte according to the Raunkiær system.

Distribution: Native from Europe (West, Central and South Europe to Ukraine) to Iran; Northwest Africa according to the distribution information provided by the Plants of the World Online portal (Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew).

Habitat:  Mountain grasslands/ pastures, clearings and edges of European beech forests.

Flowering period: Summer: JUL, AUG.

Geranium pyrenaicum – habit. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – habit. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – habit. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – habit. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – inflorescence. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – inflorescence. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – inflorescence. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – inflorescence. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – flower. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – flowers. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – flowers. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – pedicel and calyx of flower. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – pedicel and calyx of flower. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – fruits. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – fruits. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – fruits. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – upper cauline leaves. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – basal leaves. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – basal leaves. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – adaxial side of basal leaf. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – abaxial side of basal leaf. Osogovo, Ponikva, 15.08.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – habit. Osogovo, Ponikva, 03.07.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – flower. Osogovo, Ponikva, 03.07.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – flower. Osogovo, Ponikva, 03.07.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – pedicel and calyx of flower. Osogovo, Ponikva, 03.07.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – developing fruits. Osogovo, Ponikva, 03.07.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – stem with cauline leaves. Osogovo, Ponikva, 03.07.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – middle cauline leaves. Osogovo, Ponikva, 03.07.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.
Geranium pyrenaicum – lower cauline leaf. Osogovo, Ponikva, 03.07.2022. Photo by Trajche Dimitrovski.

References:

Geranium pyrenaicum Burm.f. Plants of the World Online, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. https://powo.science.kew.org/taxon/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:322504-2 [Accessed 16.08.2022].

Micevski, K. and Matevski, V. (2005). The Flora of the Republic of Macedonia Vol. I, Book 6. Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts.

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