Plant ID forum: Shrub with fuzzy red blooms

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Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
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purpleinopp
May 14, 2016 6:07 AM CST
Spotted in St. Augustine, FL last weekend. TIA!


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Name: Myriam
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bonitin
May 30, 2016 12:06 AM CST
A Calliandra sp. I think..
Maybe Calliandra haematocephala?
https://www.google.be/search?q...
Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
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purpleinopp
May 30, 2016 4:53 AM CST
TY for the suggestion! I've heard of that name before, but that's about all I know about it.
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Name: Janet Super Sleuth
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JRsbugs
May 30, 2016 5:31 AM CST
Calliandra haematocephala is the only species of the genus in Florida with few locations, if it was growing wild then it appears to be a little to the north of the area shown.

http://florida.plantatlas.usf....

http://florida.plantatlas.usf....

http://www.theplantlist.org/tp...

Calliandra haematocephala Hassk. (accepted name)

http://www.catalogueoflife.org...

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Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
Opp, AL 🌵🌷⚘🌹🌻 (Zone 8b)
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purpleinopp
May 30, 2016 5:59 AM CST
Sorry, I got lazy with the description on this one. I am often in the woods but this fuzzy-flowered fellow was a cultivated plant in the Fountain of Youth park. I don't have good pics of the leaves at all, realized in retrospect. And what a beautiful name, like a mythological goddess.

TYVM for the efforts & replies!
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