Plant Database forum: Adding to 'What kind of photo is this?'

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Name: Lynn
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valleylynn
Jan 14, 2013 12:50 PM CST
Dave can we add another choice to 'What kind of photo is this'?
Habitat.
It would be interesting to see photos of the habitat that many plants come from, especially our native plants.
Name: Dave Whitinger
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dave
Jan 14, 2013 2:52 PM CST

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Good idea, I've added it!
Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Jan 14, 2013 4:23 PM CST
valleylynn said: Habitat.It would be interesting to see photos of the habitat that many plants come from, especially our native plants.

Thumbs up I really like this idea!

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Name: Dave Whitinger
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dave
Jan 14, 2013 4:57 PM CST

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I agree It really is a great idea!
Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
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valleylynn
Jan 14, 2013 5:23 PM CST
I'm just surprised I was the first to think of it. Rolling on the floor laughing Rolling on the floor laughing
Going to add a new photo. Hurray!
Name: Michele Roth
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chelle
Jan 14, 2013 6:50 PM CST
Lynn,

Once you add it, can you post the link here, please? I'd love to see a representative image.
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Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
Charter ATP Member Garden Sages I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I helped beta test the Garden Planting Calendar I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Plant Database Moderator
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valleylynn
Jan 14, 2013 9:53 PM CST
Here you go Chelle.
I can't believe how many different kinds of plants were growing on the huge boulder with the sweet little Montia parvifolia. Two types of sedum and some other plants I haven't IDed yet.
Name: Myriam
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bonitin
Jan 15, 2013 1:35 AM CST
Excellent idea!! Thumbs up
Name: Michele Roth
N.E. Indiana - Zone 5b
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chelle
Jan 15, 2013 5:10 AM CST
Very nice!

This adds yet another interesting dimension to the DB. Hurray!


Cool rock habitat picture, Lynn. Thumbs up

Coincidentally, I was just reading about minerslettuce a couple of days ago.
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Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
Charter ATP Member Garden Sages I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I helped beta test the Garden Planting Calendar I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Plant Database Moderator
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valleylynn
Jan 15, 2013 9:45 AM CST
I had no idea what it was when I saw it on the rock. I recognized the Sedum spathulifolium right away, and there was another sedum but not sure what it is yet. It might be S. stenopetalum. I should know this spring.
There was this sweet, tiny plant. Still don't know what it is. I think it is a tiny wild onion?
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This is the other sedum.
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Name: Michele Roth
N.E. Indiana - Zone 5b
I'm always on my way out the door..
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Forum moderator Garden Sages Garden Ideas: Master Level Dog Lover Cottage Gardener
Native Plants and Wildflowers Plant Identifier Organic Gardener Keeps Horses Hummingbirder Hosted a Not-A-Raffle-Raffle
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chelle
Jan 15, 2013 6:09 PM CST
Cute sedum, Lynn!

How neat it must have been to find it growing there. Thumbs up

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