Entry from British & World English dictionary
A European plant related to the cranesbill, with small pink flowers and fruits that have long twisted beaks.
- Genus Erodium, family Geraniaceae.
- Take a closer look and see the storksbills and sea campions also in flower amongst the pinks.
- The cranesbills and storksbills have pink, red, mauve or blue five-petalled flowers.
- Plants in the Pelargoium genus may be known as storksbills in some regions.
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