Plant ID forum: Sweet Autumn Clematis (Clematis terniflora)

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Name: Anna
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canadanna
Apr 19, 2015 8:25 PM CST
This is growing in a shady area.


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frostweed
Apr 20, 2015 6:39 AM CST
I don't know what it is, but it is not Poison Ivy. Smiling
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purpleinopp
Apr 20, 2015 8:08 AM CST
Is this a vine? I'd suspect it's a Clematis.
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plantladylin
Apr 20, 2015 10:21 AM CST
My first thought was possibly Passiflora. A Passiflora lutea variegated leaf on this page: http://www.ncwildflower.org/plant_galleries/details/passiflo...
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abhege
Apr 20, 2015 10:46 AM CST
Looks sort of like fall clematis.
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plantladylin
Apr 20, 2015 3:18 PM CST
Good eye Tiffany & Arlene! Here's a photo in the database showing foliage that looks similar!
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bamira
Apr 20, 2015 6:17 PM CST
http://garden.org/plants/search/advanced.php Enter known data

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bamira
Apr 21, 2015 2:01 AM CST
Desmodium tweedyi ...
https://www.google.cz/search?q=Desmodium&biw=1366&bih=643&so...
https://www.flickr.com/search/?text=Desmodium%20tweedyi&sort... I tip my hat to you.
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Name: Jean
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Moonhowl
Apr 21, 2015 2:51 AM CST
What an interesting little plant, a native of Texas

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Name: Anna
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canadanna
Apr 21, 2015 7:06 AM CST
It is in a naturalized area and although there are clematis nearby as well as passiflora, I think it is Desmodium tweedyi . Wow...you guys are good! Can't wait to see the bloom.

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bamira
Apr 21, 2015 7:10 AM CST
It is the more similar it is compare I tip my hat to you.
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plantladylin
Apr 21, 2015 7:44 AM CST
I should have recognized this one but don't know why I didn't think of Desmodium, we have few types that grow here in Florida:


Anna, I hope you will consider adding your photo to the database, we currently don't have photos of Tweedy's ticktrefoil (Desmodium tweedyi)
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purpleinopp
Apr 21, 2015 8:03 AM CST
That does look like a better match, cool! I've found Desmodiums with non-variegated leaves before, but was unable to nail down a species. The little flowers are adorable, on any kind, as far as I could tell from pics. And personally, would be a much more welcome addition than Clematis terniflora. Probably native, and not growing too big to control.
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Name: Anna
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canadanna
Apr 22, 2015 6:49 AM CST
plantladylin said:I should have recognized this one but don't know why I didn't think of Desmodium, we have few types that grow here in Florida:


Anna, I hope you will consider adding your photo to the database, we currently don't have photos of Tweedy's ticktrefoil (Desmodium tweedyi)

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Name: Anna
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canadanna
Apr 22, 2015 6:52 AM CST
purpleinopp said:That does look like a better match, cool! I've found Desmodiums with non-variegated leaves before, but was unable to nail down a species. The little flowers are adorable, on any kind, as far as I could tell from pics. And personally, would be a much more welcome addition than Clematis terniflora. Probably native, and not growing too big to control.


I agree I try to keep that clem confined to a corner
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purpleinopp
Apr 22, 2015 7:08 AM CST
This discussion was in my mind while "wildflower spotting" yesterday. I did find this adorable leaf, but without violating my policy of not touching the unknown foliage around it, I was unable to investigate where it was coming from. (My skin is sensitive to getting a rash from MANY plants. I can't take chances in remote locations w/o soap & running water.)

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greene
Apr 22, 2015 8:36 AM CST
canadanna,
I am not seeing this as a Desmodium; can you post more photos to show the back of the leaf, the individual leaf, the stem, etc. Thank You!
There are many plants that have white watermarked leaves when young; the pattern may be throwing us off a bit.
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stone
Apr 22, 2015 4:14 PM CST
canadanna said:This is growing in a shady area.



purpleinopp said:This discussion was in my mind while "wildflower spotting" yesterday. I did find this adorable leaf, but without violating my policy of not touching the unknown foliage around it, I was unable to investigate where it was coming from. (My skin is sensitive to getting a rash from MANY plants. I can't take chances in remote locations w/o soap & running water.)

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I like the first pic for autumn clematis... an invasive.

The second pic looks like passiflora... desirable.

Name: Anna
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canadanna
Apr 23, 2015 9:49 PM CST
Will do this weekend.
I did pull another smaller one up and it looked like it just had a little round "bulb " and not regular looking roots
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purpleinopp
Apr 24, 2015 7:27 AM CST
Interesting! None of the plants discussed so far are ones with which I have much familiarity, so am anxious to learn more. I wasn't asking for ID for the leaf I found, but now I'm inspired to look in this spot again later in the year to see how it might be developing.
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