Plant ID forum: plant id question

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Name: Ricardo Sandifer
Marin Co., CA
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ElJardineroGringo
Nov 15, 2016 2:12 PM CST

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Growing in Marin County, CA
Name: Jay
Nederland, Texas (Zone 9a)
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Horntoad
Nov 15, 2016 2:15 PM CST
Looks like Plumbago to me.
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Name: Ricardo Sandifer
Marin Co., CA
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ElJardineroGringo
Nov 15, 2016 2:25 PM CST
Hmmmmm. This is growing as a bush and not a small plant, I forgot to mention that.
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Name: Ricardo Sandifer
Marin Co., CA
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ElJardineroGringo
Nov 15, 2016 2:31 PM CST
This is my photo of plumbago from another day and place.
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Silversurfer
Nov 15, 2016 3:26 PM CST
Try Plumbago auriculata.

https://www.google.co.uk/searc...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...

Your 2nd pic looks like Ceratostigma plumbaginoides.

https://www.google.co.uk/searc...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
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Name: Deborah
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Deebie
Nov 15, 2016 9:20 PM CST
I agree with Silversurfer.
Name: Jay
Nederland, Texas (Zone 9a)
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Horntoad
Nov 15, 2016 9:41 PM CST
Yes, Plumbago auriculata is the one I was referring to. It's the only one I've heard of.
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Calif_Sue
Nov 15, 2016 10:12 PM CST

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No need to direct folks off site for images when the database here has plenty. Thumbs up
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