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Name: Betsy
Texas (Zone 9a)
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piksihk
Dec 30, 2015 11:43 AM CST
Found this lonely plant in the front bed...kinda looks like a type of wild ginger.


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Name: Lin
Florida Zone 9b, 10a

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plantladylin
Dec 30, 2015 1:37 PM CST
Pretty! Looks like a Viola of some sort to me.
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jmorth
Dec 30, 2015 1:54 PM CST
Maybe an Anthurium ?
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Name: Janet Super Sleuth
Near Lincoln UK
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JRsbugs
Dec 30, 2015 4:17 PM CST
Cyclamen ...

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Name: Carol
Santa Ana, ca
Sunset zone 22, USDA zone 10 A.
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ctcarol
Dec 30, 2015 4:22 PM CST
Cyclamen was my first thought too.
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JRsbugs
Dec 30, 2015 4:22 PM CST
Probably Cyclamen persicum, but if it's one bought as a 'florist's cyclamen' then it will be a hybrid ..

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Name: Lin
Florida Zone 9b, 10a

Region: United States of America Deer Region: Florida Charter ATP Member Million Pollinator Garden Challenge I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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plantladylin
Dec 30, 2015 4:56 PM CST
Aaah, I knew it looked familiar ... never thought of Cyclamen. Y'all are good!!
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Name: Betsy
Texas (Zone 9a)
Region: Texas Composter Butterflies Bookworm Bluebonnets Daylilies
Native Plants and Wildflowers Amaryllis Cottage Gardener Container Gardener Clematis Plant and/or Seed Trader
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piksihk
Jan 2, 2016 9:56 PM CST
Thanks to all...cyclamen it is.
While the earth remains, Seed time and harvest, Cold and heat, Winter and summer, And day and night Shall not cease. Gen. 8:22

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