geranium meaning :Folly, Stupidity
Description of the Geranium Flower
the geranium is a popular flower, there are nearly 422 species of this flower and they encompass all different types, annuals, biennials, and even perennials. these flowers are easy to recognize, they are generally a five petal flower that comes in all kinds of great colors, you will find them in white, blue, purple, pink, and they have veining that goes through them and is very distinct. for the most part, they will generally bloom in the summer and will have seeds that are ready to go by the late fall or even the next spring. Just make sure that you aren’t offending anyone that knows the4 meaning of the geranium if you are going to hand them this type of flower, it is important to understand that it doesn’t have the most positive meaning.
Geranium is a genus of 422 species of flowering annual, biennial, and perennial plants that are commonly known as the cranesbills. it is found throughout the temperate regions of the world and the mountains of the tropics, but mostly in the eastern part of the Mediterranean region. the long, palmately cleft leaves are broadly circular in form. the flowers have 5 petals and are coloured white, pink, purple or blue, often with distinctive veining. Geraniums will grow in any soil as long as it is not waterlogged. Propagation is by semi-ripe cuttings in summer, by seed, or by division in autumn or spring.
Geranium phaeum – from Thomé Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz 1885