BT Bloementapijten inheemse wilde bloemen

Meadow crane’s-bill

Geranium pratense
  • Round, bright blue-violet petals, with crimson veins;
  • 25-30mm wide and bag-shaped;
  • hand-shaped leaves and a hairy and combed stem;
  • minimum length: 30 cm;
  • maximum length: 90 cm;
  • flowers from June to July;
  • perennial;
  • light shade to full sun;
  • pollination: bees, bumblebees, flies, hoverflies, diurnal and moths;
  • host plant for the brown argus;
  • dry, calcareous soils.