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Southeast US (Zone 7b)
Organic Gardener Permaculture Vegetable Grower Keeps Goats Keeper of Poultry Beekeeper
Canning and food preservation Garden Photography
Aug 8, 2016 6:01 PM CST
I took this photo in an elderly friends yard a few years ago, she told me what plant this was but I have forgotten...oops...Anyway I hope you all enjoy the beautiful color of this flower as much as I do.

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Name: Greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
Rabbit Keeper Critters Allowed Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Plant Identifier Garden Ideas: Master Level Garden Sages
Herbs Region: Georgia Region: United States of America Native Plants and Wildflowers Dog Lover Composter
Aug 8, 2016 6:20 PM CST
Vinca minor or Vinca major ? I think. Sure is a beautiful photo. Thumbs up
Sunset Zone 28, AHS Heat Zone 9, USDA zone 8b~~"Leaf of Faith"
Name: Jean
Hot Springs Vlg, AR, DeLand, F
Region: Florida Daylilies Garden Ideas: Master Level Celebrating Gardening: 2015
Aug 8, 2016 7:09 PM CST
Not sure what it is, either but I agree with @Greene. It shore is purdy Lovey dubby
Any day you wake up on the sunny side of the grass is a good day.

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Name: Der Thomaskantor
Massachusetts (Zone 6b)
Dog Lover Region: Massachusetts Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Cat Lover Garden Photography Region: Northeast US
Cactus and Succulents Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Houseplants
Aug 8, 2016 7:18 PM CST
That's an amazing banner!
The aim and final end of all music should be none other than the glory of God and the refreshment of the soul.

— J.S. Bach
Name: Vickie
Elberfeld, Indiana, USA (Zone 6b)
Bee Lover Garden Photography Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Daylilies Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Region: United States of America
Region: Indiana Garden Art Annuals Clematis Cottage Gardener Garden Ideas: Level 2
Aug 8, 2016 8:09 PM CST
Very nice:) I like the simplicity of the single bloom.
May all your weeds be wildflowers. ~Author Unknown
Name: RJ
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
Garden Ideas: Level 1 Plant Identifier
Aug 8, 2016 8:11 PM CST
Very nice!
Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
North Fl. (Zone 8b)
Garden Sages Native Plants and Wildflowers Xeriscape Organic Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Ideas: Master Level
Butterflies Charter ATP Member Plant Identifier Region: Florida Dog Lover Birds
Aug 8, 2016 8:37 PM CST
I am a strong believer in the simple fact is that what matters in this life is how we treat others. I think that's what living is all about. Not what I've done in my life but how I've treated others.
~~ Sharon Brown ~~

Southeast US (Zone 7b)
Organic Gardener Permaculture Vegetable Grower Keeps Goats Keeper of Poultry Beekeeper
Canning and food preservation Garden Photography
Aug 9, 2016 12:48 PM CST
Thanks to you all for the kind words and the plant ID.
Thanks for choosing the image as a banner, I hope everyone enjoys the beauty of the plant and bloom.
Name: Leslie
Durham, NC (Zone 8a)
Region: North Carolina Irises Cat Lover Garden Photography Celebrating Gardening: 2015
Aug 9, 2016 1:38 PM CST
I thought right away that it was vinca. Very nice composition. Thumbs up
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