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Wood cranesbill

Wood cranesbill (Geranium sylvaticum)

A perennial with lobed leaves and purplish-pink flowers with white bases. The seed pods have long-beaked seeds resembling a bird bill. Common on grass verges and a typical hay meadow species.

 

 

 

Other names: Thunder flower

Height: 70 cm

Altitude Limit: 870m Helvellyn