Plants and Flowers of India Geranium White

The genus name is derived from the Greek  (géranos) ‘crane’. The English name ‘cranesbill’ derives from the appearance of the fruit capsule of some of the species. Species in the Geranium genus have a distinctive mechanism for seed dispersal. This consists of a beak-like column which springs open when ripe and casts the seeds some distance.  Geranium grow in diverse conditions. It would hardly matter if you keep them in shade or Sun. Most of the Geraniums flower in summer.

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