Geranium robertianum in Valley of Flowers
Geranium robertianum is an annual or biennial herb of height 40 – 50 cm. Stems are not rooting at nodes. Leaves are opposite, pentagonally orbicular, glandular. Flowers are pale purple, solitary or 2 flowered. Filaments are pink.
|Herb Robert, Red Robin|
|June to July|
In moist places associating with other Geraniums.
Whole plant is used for the treatment of toothache, dysentery and nose bleeding. Burnt leaves are used as mosquito repellants.The plant contains anti diabetic, antirheumatic, diuretic properties.
Location in the Valley of flowers
|This is a rare flower and can be seen between Govindghat and Ghangaria.|
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