Plant ID forum: Plant Identification

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May 15, 2016 12:20 PM CST
I need help identifying these 2 plants.
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Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)

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May 15, 2016 12:27 PM CST
Hi NeedFixing, Welcome!

Your first plant is a juvenile form of Split-leaf Philodendron (Monstera deliciosa) If you scroll down that database page you will see many photos.

Can you possibly get a photo of the 2nd plant from a little distance? It reminds me of ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia) but I'm not real certain that's it.
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May 15, 2016 12:37 PM CST
Another picture. I got it from a friend and as you can see it is dying.
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May 15, 2016 12:41 PM CST
Looking at the pictures from the ZZ plant, I think that is it. You are awesome Plantladylin.
Name: Ursula
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May 15, 2016 1:57 PM CST
If that ZZ is toast, those branches can be cut and easily rooted in water. And in addition every one of those small leaves can be rooted individually in well draining soil for the fun of it.

May 15, 2016 2:25 PM CST
Glad to hear that. It looks like that is what i will do to save it. Thanks!

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