Plant ID forum: Another Flower ? Need ID

Views: 127, Replies: 7 » Jump to the end
Name: Jim D
East Central Indiana (Zone 5b)
Seed Starter Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Frogs and Toads Garden Procrastinator Cottage Gardener Birds
Annuals Hummingbirder Region: Indiana Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Native Plants and Wildflowers Butterflies
Image
jimard8
Oct 6, 2016 8:05 AM CST
All help appreciated ,,
What might this be , small pink buds Likes the same conditions as a Lobelia not far away
Thumb of 2016-10-06/jimard8/dacf05
Thumb of 2016-10-06/jimard8/2d657e


Thumb of 2016-10-06/jimard8/64cf7a
Thumb of 2016-10-06/jimard8/e4645e

In the Butterfly garden if a plant is not chewed up I feel like a failure
Name: Porkpal
Richmond, TX
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Keeper of Poultry Farmer Roses Raises cows
Garden Ideas: Level 2 Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Plant Identifier
porkpal
Oct 6, 2016 11:46 AM CST
Can you get a picture with the buds open?
Porkpal
Name: Jim D
East Central Indiana (Zone 5b)
Seed Starter Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Frogs and Toads Garden Procrastinator Cottage Gardener Birds
Annuals Hummingbirder Region: Indiana Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Native Plants and Wildflowers Butterflies
Image
jimard8
Oct 6, 2016 12:06 PM CST
If it blooms I will back with another photo

Here are a couple
Thumb of 2016-10-06/jimard8/405560
Thumb of 2016-10-06/jimard8/c2e7e7


Thumb of 2016-10-06/jimard8/8c1adb

I forgot , The four petal flower makes me think some kind of toothwort or near , no leaf match so far

In the Butterfly garden if a plant is not chewed up I feel like a failure
[Last edited by jimard8 - Oct 6, 2016 12:37 PM (+)]
Give a thumbs up | Quote | Post #1292211 (3)
Name: Myriam
Ghent, Belgium (Zone 8a)
Charter ATP Member Ferns Native Plants and Wildflowers Cat Lover Birds Bee Lover
Organic Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Frogs and Toads Plant Identifier
Image
bonitin
Oct 6, 2016 12:41 PM CST
Epilobium sp. maybe..
https://www.google.be/search?q=epilobium&espv=2&biw=1313&bih...
Name: Jim D
East Central Indiana (Zone 5b)
Seed Starter Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Frogs and Toads Garden Procrastinator Cottage Gardener Birds
Annuals Hummingbirder Region: Indiana Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Native Plants and Wildflowers Butterflies
Image
jimard8
Oct 6, 2016 12:57 PM CST
Real close to Epilobium leptophyllum ? could be
In the Butterfly garden if a plant is not chewed up I feel like a failure
Name: Myriam
Ghent, Belgium (Zone 8a)
Charter ATP Member Ferns Native Plants and Wildflowers Cat Lover Birds Bee Lover
Organic Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Frogs and Toads Plant Identifier
Image
bonitin
Oct 6, 2016 3:20 PM CST
Epilobium parviflorum possibly..

http://www.torrens.org.uk/FFF/plants/E/Epilobium/Parviflorum...
Name: Porkpal
Richmond, TX
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Keeper of Poultry Farmer Roses Raises cows
Garden Ideas: Level 2 Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Plant Identifier
porkpal
Oct 6, 2016 3:51 PM CST
That looks rught to me,
Porkpal
Name: Jim D
East Central Indiana (Zone 5b)
Seed Starter Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Frogs and Toads Garden Procrastinator Cottage Gardener Birds
Annuals Hummingbirder Region: Indiana Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Native Plants and Wildflowers Butterflies
Image
jimard8
Oct 6, 2016 11:14 PM CST
Photo's show difference in the leaf edges , I have no doubt it is a Epilobium
Lots of plants show difference in different sets The parviflorum shows a wider leaf in the photo's I have looked at and a smoother edge ,
I also think I read their are 700 species of them ? Egad to that .. Blinking
In the Butterfly garden if a plant is not chewed up I feel like a failure

« Garden.org Homepage
« Back to the top
« Forums List
« Plant ID forum
You must first create a username and login before you can reply to this thread.

Today's site banner is by dirtdorphins and is called "Dianthus 'Nyewood Cream'"