New Mexico Wildflowers: Geranium Family

(Geraniaceae)

 

Flowers are organized alphabetically by genus and species. Hover over a photo series to control the images.


Filaree, Heronbill, Stork's Bill (Erodium circutarium)

An introduced species that thrives as a weed in disturbed areas, including in Albuquerque. Once the flower withers, a long, spiky seed pod quickly develops.

 

Purple or Fremont Geranium (Geranium caespitosum)

 

Richardson's Geranium (Geranium richardsonii)