Plant found under lilac bush

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Date Photo Taken: 05/09/2014
Location: Ashley, MI
Posted By: nbeals


This appears to be some sort of ground cover plant. I’ve seen it before but have never known what it was. I’m very curious because I know some medicinal herbs grow wild and wondered if this might be something beneficial. Or is it an invasive weed or ???


  1. stone Flower Fanatic says:

    Japanese anemone?

    Cranes bill geranium?

    May 9th, 2014 at 2:51 pm
  2. nbeals Apprentice says:

    I looked up photos of both of your suggestions and carefully studied/compared the shapes of the leaves. I believe that Cranesbill geranium is the answer! Thanks so much!

    May 9th, 2014 at 3:39 pm

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