EPPO Global Database

Pelargonium graveolens(PELGV)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PELGV
  • Preferred name: Pelargonium graveolens
  • Authority: Aiton

Notes

South Africa. Cultivated as an ornamental and used in perfumery to produce geranium oil


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Pelargonium radula (Cavanilles) L'Héritier

Common names
Name Language
Rosenpelargonie German
rose geranium English
sweet-scented geranium English
géranium odorant French
герань душистая Russian
пеларгония сильнопахнущая Russian