Taxon: Geranium himalayense Klotzsch

Genus: Geranium
  Subgenus: Geranium
    Section: Geranium
Family: Geraniaceae
Nomen number: 408062
Place of publication: J. F. Klotzsch & C. A. F. Garcke, Bot. Ergebn. Reise Waldemar 122, t. 16. 1862
Name Verified on: 19-Mar-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Jul-2002
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Xizang
    • Middle Asia: Tajikistan
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India - Himachal Pradesh, - Jammu and Kashmir, - Uttar Pradesh; Nepal; Pakistan

  • Naturalized:

    . sometimes natzd. elsewhere


    . also cult.


  • Aedo, C. et al. 1998. World checklist of Geranium (Geraniaceae) Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 56:228.
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. 1978-1982 (L Nepal)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. 1970- (F Pak)
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. 1963- (F Iran)
  • Stace, C. New flora of the British Isles. 1995 (F BritStace)
  • Yeo, P. Hardy geraniums, ed. 2. 2002 (Hardy Geraniums)

Check other web resources for Geranium himalayense Klotzsch :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.