Erodium petraeum 
Rock Heron's Bill

Geraniaceae

Height:  20-30 cm

Flower color: pale lilac with dark purple blotches and veining

Flowering time: July - September

Sunlight: sun

Soil:  well drained, gritty, calcareous

pH: neutral - alkaline

Hardiness: sensitive to winter wet 

Plant range: Pyrenees

 

Beautiful alpine that needs sharp drainage.
A bit tender.

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.

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