Plant ID forum: Need your opinion here

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Name: Tara
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terrafirma
Nov 13, 2013 8:37 AM CST
What I know…
It is a Celosia argentea var. spicata.

What I don't know…
I'm not positive of it being 'Flamingo Feather', as it was gifted as cuttings, and she was not sure of the name, and the coloration of the leaves on mine are not the same as those of other's that I've seen, although the 'plumes' are identical.
So, I guess my question is, if adding to the database, would I add as the general Celosia argentea var. spicata., or as the variety 'Flamingo Feather'?

Thanks for anything that you may be able to add here.





Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Nov 13, 2013 8:53 AM CST
hmm ... I though Flamingo Feather was just a common name for Celosia argentea; I didn't realize it was a cultivar.
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Name: Tara
NE, Florida (Zone 9a)
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terrafirma
Nov 13, 2013 11:21 AM CST
Thanks Lin…You found where I moved this query to…So I'm going to close it here... Thumbs up

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