geranium (Geranium robertianum
) with strong-scented compound leaves and purple
to pink flowers
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Word origin of 'herb Robert'ME herbe robert < ML herba Roberti: so named ? after Robert, Duke of Normandy or ? after St. Robert, founder of the Carthusians