geranium geranium  /dʒə ˈreɪ ni əm/


  • (n) any of numerous plants of the family Geraniaceae


  1. For the Westin hotels, ScentAir created a fragrance that melds green tea, geranium, green ivy, black cedar and freesia to evoke a peaceful aura in the chain's lobbies.
  2. Her favorite scent is a mixture of geraniol, rhodinol, cedryl, acetate, jasmine, geranium, santal, patchouli, oak moss and Tibetan musk.
  3. In later years Caroline Webster sometimes watered a redheaded parrot in the belief that it was a geranium.


  1. Prairie Fare: Gardening promotes health, connections

    The other day, my 15-year-old daughter and I were pruning some decades-old geranium plants. The ancestors of these plants belonged to her great-grandmother, who died before World War II. Although I never knew my grandmother, I feel I have a connection to her through these plants.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Fargo Forum

  2. Plant picks

    Cranesbill produces lots of purple flowers in a long growing season. WHAT: Geranium wlassovianum, also known as cranesbill, is a hardy geranium noted for its good foliage throughout the growing season.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Everett Herald

  3. One more time: US Army/ NSF analysis shows DMAA not in geranium

    DMAA (1,3 dimethylamylamine), a compound previously used in numerous pre-workout dietary supplement formulations, is not found naturally in geranium says a new analysis that supports FDA conclusions that the evidence is ‘insufficient’ to support the use of DMAA as an ingredient in dietary supplements.
    on June 12, 2013     Source:

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  • So, when Wilkinson writes, in "Abacus", "Geranium / traffic drips off the rain", he is doing what Allen Ginsberg did when he installed a "hydrogen jukebox" in Howl: bringing familiar words into an unfamiliar synthesis.
    on Oct 27, 2006 By: John Wilkinson Source:

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