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Abarr
Jun 19, 2016 5:17 PM CST
What is this? I've been trying so long to figure it out.

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Name: Christie
43016 (Zone 6b)
Plays in the water.
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cwhitt
Jun 19, 2016 7:16 PM CST
It might be an Easter Lily.
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Name: Lin
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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plantladylin
Jun 19, 2016 7:22 PM CST
Not an Lily (Lilium longiflorum) It looks more like a variety of Ardisia to me:
Coral Ardisia (Ardisia crenata)
Shoebutton Ardisia (Ardisia elliptica)
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Name: Lin
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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plantladylin
Jun 19, 2016 7:26 PM CST
For comparison:

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Name: Christie
43016 (Zone 6b)
Plays in the water.
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cwhitt
Jun 19, 2016 7:33 PM CST
Good job plantladylin!
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Name: Lin
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

Region: United States of America Bookworm Keeper of Koi Morning Glories Region: Florida Houseplants
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plantladylin
Jun 19, 2016 7:36 PM CST
@cwhitt, Thanks ... I've grown both Easter Lilies and Ardisia ... so that's the only reason I recognized it as not being the Easter Lily. Green Grin! I'm not certain it's Ardisia and my eyes aren't the best but it sure looks like it to me. Hopefully others will pop in with confirmation or suggestions.
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