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WOOD CRANE’S-BILL Geranium sylvaticum (Geraniaceae) Height to 60cm. Showy, tufted perennial found in damp, upland meadows and open woodlands, usually on base-rich soils. FLOWERS are 2-3cm across and 5 reddish purple (Jun-Aug). FRUITS end in a long ‘beak’. LEAVES are deeply divided into 5-7 lobes but appear rather rounded overall. STATUS-Absent from much of S England but locally common elsewhere.