Plant ID forum: Help name pretty pink bloom

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Name: Betsy
Texas (Zone 9a)
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piksihk
Sep 8, 2013 3:00 PM CST
A friend bought this plant at a local nursery and surprised me with it; and the name is ???



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Name: Danita
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Danita
Sep 8, 2013 9:09 PM CST
Hi Betsy,

It looks like Pseuderanthemum laxiflorum to me. "Shooting Stars" is one of its common names.
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Name: Betsy
Texas (Zone 9a)
Christmas time is here!
Region: Texas Daylilies Native Plants and Wildflowers Amaryllis Cottage Gardener Container Gardener
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piksihk
Sep 10, 2013 1:46 PM CST
Thanks, Danita! I think the blooms are very pretty and will do just fine here in my garden.
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