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Name: Carly Rush
San Diego California (Zone 10a)
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carlysuko
Nov 14, 2017 9:57 PM CST
Hello

A friend gave me this plant and I don't know what it is. She knew the name in Spanish but I didn't quite catch what that was lol. Anyway I am in zone 10a coastal Southern California. I attached a photo.
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Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
Opp, AL ๐ŸŒต๐ŸŒทโš˜๐ŸŒน๐ŸŒป (Zone 8b)
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purpleinopp
Nov 15, 2017 9:00 AM CST
It looks like an Impatiens. Maybe this kind:

New Guinea Impatiens (Impatiens hawkeri)
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The less I interfere, the more balance mother nature provides.
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Name: Lin
Florida Zone 9b, 10a

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plantladylin
Nov 15, 2017 9:14 AM CST
It does look like foliage of I. hawkeri; here's another for leaf comparison:
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Name: Carly Rush
San Diego California (Zone 10a)
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carlysuko
Nov 17, 2017 7:55 PM CST
Thank you Tiffany and Lin

Looks good to me! Thank You!
Name: Feng Xiao Long
Bogor, Java, Indonesia (Zone 13a)
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XiaoLong
Nov 18, 2017 5:33 AM CST
I think it look closer to Impatiens balsamina. Isn't it ? Confused

Maybe need to wait them to flower...
Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
Opp, AL ๐ŸŒต๐ŸŒทโš˜๐ŸŒน๐ŸŒป (Zone 8b)
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purpleinopp
Nov 18, 2017 5:45 AM CST
There are MANY Impatiens. I'm not sure of the species at all.
๐Ÿ‘€๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜‚ - SMILE! -โ˜บ๐Ÿ˜Žโ˜ปโ˜ฎ๐Ÿ‘ŒโœŒโˆžโ˜ฏ๐Ÿฃ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ๐Ÿฏ๐Ÿพ
The less I interfere, the more balance mother nature provides.
๐Ÿ‘’๐ŸŽ„๐Ÿ‘ฃ๐Ÿก๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿ‚๐ŸŒพ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿโฆโง ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‚๐ŸŒพ๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŒผ๐ŸŒน๐ŸŒฝโ€โ˜€๐ŸŒบ
โ˜•๐Ÿ‘“ The only way to succeed is to try.
Name: Carly Rush
San Diego California (Zone 10a)
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carlysuko
Nov 18, 2017 9:46 PM CST
Yeah when they will flower I will know and update. Thank you all. ๐Ÿ˜บ

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