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Jul 8, 2017 8:00 AM CST
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Name: Jeanne
Lansing, Iowa (Zone 5a)
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I am not sure what this plant is. Does anyone have an idea of what species it might be? This picture was taken in the early morning and is in full sun.
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I am hoping that it will bloom so that I might be able to get a better ID on it. I need to know if it is compatible for my zone or if I will need to over winter it.

Thanks for any help you can give me.
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Jul 8, 2017 9:12 AM CST
Name: Andrea Reagan
Astatula, Florida (Zone 9a)
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Passiflora. Some kind of passion fruit.
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Jul 8, 2017 9:14 AM CST
Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
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Maybe a juvenile peony, sorry did not see the vining part of it
As Yogi Berra said, “It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.”
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Jul 8, 2017 9:18 AM CST
Name: Lin Vosbury
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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It does look like maybe a variety of Passion Flower (Passiflora) possibly the native Maypop (Passiflora incarnata) which is found in many parts of the U.S. Scroll down this page for the map: https://plants.usda.gov/core/p...
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Jul 8, 2017 10:19 AM CST
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Name: Jeanne
Lansing, Iowa (Zone 5a)
Birds Region: United States of America Vegetable Grower
Thanks Andrea, Rj and Lin. I appreciate your response. I am also thinking that is what it is. I did winter sow some passiflora but lost track of them. I will need to put up a trellis for them to climb. I think I will just leave them here in this raised bed and see what they do. Do you know if I can over winter it for next year?
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