Erodium cicutarium, Geranium Family (Geraniaceae)|
|Flowers:||Small-violet-pink, 5-petaled flowers, to 1/4" wide, followed by fruit with long pointed "stork bill".|
|Leaves:||Dark green, fern-like leaves, to 4" long.|
|Height:||Generally low growing, spreading as ground cover, but may grow to 15" high.|
Photographed March 8, in the Superstition Mountain area.|
Typically found in flat areas or hillsides, often appearing where ground has been disturbed.