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Common Name: Crowfoot
Erodium crinitum is a Annual
It has edible uses.
Australia - all mainland states, but not in the far north.
Grasslands and woodlands[
]. Dry often sandy places in all mainland states.
We have almost no information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in this country. It probably prefers a sunny well-drained position and a limy soil or at least one that is not acid[
Root - cooked[
Seed - sow in situ as soon as the seed is ripe in the late summer. The seed can also be sown in situ in late spring[
]. Germination usually takes place within 3 weeks[