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Geraniaceae
The Cranesbill Family
Plantae Plantae Magnoliophyta Eudicots Geraniales
Not surprisingly, this family contains the hardy perennial Geraniums. It also includes Pelargoniums and Erodiums. They are found throughout the temperate and subtropical regions of the world. They are all relatively short plants, mainly grown for ornamental, sometimes with scented leaves, and some are grown for oil of geranium which is used in making perfume.

Blue, mauve, red, pink or white (not yellow) flowers with five petals
Beaked seed capsule

and are short annual or perennial plants

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Scientific Family name.
Hint: Usually ends in "acea"
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The Family Geraniaceae
belongs to the Order of Geraniales


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Geraniaceae
Geraniales
Geraniales
Cranesbill Order
Malvidae
Mallow Class
Eurosids
Real Rose Class
Rosids
Rosids
Rose-Like Class
Core Eudicots
Core Eudicots
Main, Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Eudicots
Eudicots
Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Mesangiospermae
Mesangiospermae
Half Capsule Seed Division
Magnoliophyta
Magnoliophyta
Magnolia Division
Spermatophytes
Spermatophytes
Seed Plants
Euphyllophytina
Real Land Plants
Polysporangiates
Multiple Spore Sub-Kingdom
Stomatophytes
Stomatophytes
Air Pores Sub-Kingdom
Embryophytes
Embryophytes
Multicellular Land Plants
Streptobionta
Streptobionta
Multicellular Plants
Plantae
Plantae
Plants
Eukaryota
Eukaryota
Cells with a Nucleus



Number of Species: 800
Number of Genera: 10


Erodium Genus
Geranium Genus
Pelargonium Genus

Number of Species per Genus  

Erodium

80

Geranium

430

Hypseocharis

Monsonia

Pelargonium

280

Rhynchotheca

Sarcocaulon

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