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Aug 1, 2015 6:16 AM CST
|A friend sent me this from a garden in London. I thought it might be a kind of Physalis but can't find one that has this colour flower, and the leaves look wrong.|
Aug 1, 2015 7:18 AM CST
|definitely not physalis |
maybe Abutilon megapotamicum or cultivar
Trailing Abutilon (Abutilon megapotamicum)
Aug 1, 2015 7:53 AM CST
|I think it is a Malvaviscus Malvaviscus penduliflorus|
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Aug 1, 2015 10:26 AM CST
| I'm not sure about the exact species or cultivar, but I believe that is a type of Physalis called Chinese Lantern.|
Aug 1, 2015 10:58 AM CST
|I tend to agree with @Bamira , trailing Brazilian Bellflower Abutilon megapotamicum. The pic Sue posted shows the calyx, not the blooms.|
Aug 1, 2015 2:17 PM CST
Horntoad said: I'm not sure about the exact species or cultivar, but I believe that is a type of Physalis called Chinese Lantern.
Physalis the leaves on the base taper, teeth is not
Abutilon has teeth, leaves on the base inside, the shape of the heart
common names of the two plants is the Chinese lanterns
Aug 2, 2015 12:45 AM CST