Plant ID forum: ID Help Please...

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Name: Sherry
Northern California
Sunset Zone 17
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wcgypsy
Sep 16, 2014 12:32 PM CST
Just noticed this one on a side street the other day...my guess would be a cantua, but I've not grown cantua before and that's my 'shot in the dark' just from pics I've seen....anyone know?

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I could be wrong...
and.....
"maybe I should have kept my mouth shut....."
Name: Janet Super Sleuth
Near Lincoln UK
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JRsbugs
Sep 16, 2014 12:40 PM CST
Brugmansia sanguinea by the looks ..

https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=brugmansia+sanguinea&biw=1...
Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
Region: United States of America Morning Glories Region: Florida Houseplants Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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plantladylin
Sep 16, 2014 12:40 PM CST
I'd never heard of Cantua but it sure is pretty! When googling I found this photo of C. buxifolia that resembles the plant in your photo:

http://www.latin-wife.com/Colombian-Flowers-/Cantua-bicolor....
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Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
Region: United States of America Morning Glories Region: Florida Houseplants Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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plantladylin
Sep 16, 2014 12:41 PM CST
[quote="JRsbugs"]Brugmansia sanguinea by the looks ..

]https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=brugmansia+sanguinea&biw=1... Janet, you are so good!
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Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
Region: United States of America Morning Glories Region: Florida Houseplants Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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plantladylin
Sep 16, 2014 12:42 PM CST
Woofie, check these out: http://garden.org/plants/search/text.php?q=Brugmansia+sangui...
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Name: Sherry
Northern California
Sunset Zone 17
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Region: Pacific Northwest Seed Starter Region: California Plant Identifier
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wcgypsy
Sep 16, 2014 12:55 PM CST
Yes, you are good, Janet...Thanks Much!
I could be wrong...
and.....
"maybe I should have kept my mouth shut....."
Name: Janet Super Sleuth
Near Lincoln UK
Charter ATP Member Organic Gardener Garden Photography Bee Lover Dragonflies Cat Lover
Butterflies Birds Plant Identifier I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Spiders!
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JRsbugs
Sep 16, 2014 1:38 PM CST
I tip my hat to you. I try not to be bad. Rolling on the floor laughing
Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
Region: United States of America Morning Glories Region: Florida Houseplants Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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plantladylin
Sep 16, 2014 1:45 PM CST
JRsbugs said: I tip my hat to you. I try not to be bad. Rolling on the floor laughing
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