- Known as: Cranesbill
- Scientific name: Pelargonium
- Place of origin: Temperate regions, mountainous regions of the tropics.
- Description: Bright flowers in white, pink, various shades of red, single- or double-petal on small perennial plants.
- Grow best: By cuttings. Require well-drained loamy soil. Water well. Place in bright sun. Pinch stems to avoid them become leggy.
- Use: Pleasing to the eye on balconies or in flowerbeds. Suitable in hanging-baskets or window boxes.