Plant ID forum: Need help identifying- PA

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Name: Iris Rose
Pennsylvania (Zone 6a)
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xIrisx
Oct 12, 2017 3:26 PM CST

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Purple flower= #1

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white flower= #2

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red thing= #3
Name: Janine
NE Connecticut (Zone 6a)
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janinilulu
Oct 12, 2017 6:23 PM CST
#1 = Eichhornia crassipes/Water Hyacinth
#2 = (this is a guess) Viola canadensis/Canada Violet
#3 = Trillium
Name: Tofi
Sumatera, Indonesia
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tofitropic
Oct 12, 2017 7:52 PM CST
I think #1 is Pontederia cordata (pickerel weed). It's better to suply entire plants photo beside the blooms to provide better ID, since blooms only could looks similar in many case.
Name: Janine
NE Connecticut (Zone 6a)
Cat Lover Seed Starter Herbs Plant and/or Seed Trader
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janinilulu
Oct 13, 2017 7:33 AM CST
tofitropic said:I think #1 is Pontederia cordata (pickerel weed). It's better to suply entire plants photo beside the blooms to provide better ID, since blooms only could looks similar in many case.

Yes, you're right! The leaf shape is wrong for Water Hyacinth.

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