Geranium is a genus of 422 species of flowering annual,
biennial, and perennial plants that are commonly known as
the cranesbills. It is found throughout the temperate regions
of the world and the mountains of the tropics, but mostly
in the eastern part of the Mediterranean region. These attractive
flowers will grow in any soil as long as it is not waterlogged.
Propagation is by semi-ripe cuttings in summer, by seed, or
by division in autumn or spring.