Plant ID forum: Anyone know this annual?

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Chicago, IL
Jan 9, 2018 7:27 PM CST
We planted this annual (right side of pot, purple flower) for the first time, in a few pots last spring and they looked beautiful! Now we can't find the plant I.D. tags. We can't wait to plant more this spring, but we don't know what it is. Purple flower, possibly a Lobelia???
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Name: Dirt
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Jan 9, 2018 7:44 PM CST
Streptocarpella or
Cape Primrose (Streptocarpus saxorum)

not an annual, I have 'em as houseplants in the winter Thumbs up
Name: Tofi
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Jan 9, 2018 7:51 PM CST
Streptocarpella/Streptocarpus (Streptocarpus saxorum)
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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Jan 9, 2018 10:54 PM CST
Streptocarpella. I keep them as house plants also.
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