Wild Petunia (Ruellia)

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A Drought-Tolerant GardenA Drought-Tolerant Garden
February 10, 2012

The year 2011 was a violent weather year in the US, with at least 12 weather-related disasters exceeding a billion dollars in damage. Some say it was Earth's most extreme weather year since 1816. Much of the country suffered from record heat and drought . . . and so did the yards and gardens.

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This looks to be a variety of Ruellia by plantladylin Mar 21, 2017 5:22 AM 0
Wild seeding ID please by yowie Jan 1, 2020 12:53 AM 3
Fresh 2019 Seeds for Sale by tabbycat Dec 21, 2019 8:12 PM 2
Invasive plant that is taking over our garden by wwk68 Oct 26, 2019 5:49 AM 19
I'm sure I planted this, but I don't remember what it is... by Marylyn Oct 6, 2019 6:07 PM 1
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I am trying to identify this plant. by Prayz2Jesus Aug 14, 2019 12:37 PM 2

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