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Apr 15, 2018 11:10 AM CST
Western Riverside County, Cali
Found in disturbed urbanized area:
Approximately 30 cm (~1') tall herbaceous plant.
Its has striped/lined stems and dense clusters of long, velvety, lanceolate leaves, with entire margins.

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Apr 15, 2018 1:27 PM CST
Salt Spring Island, BC (Zone 8b)
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Any flowers?
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Apr 16, 2018 1:59 PM CST
Western Riverside County, Cali
islander said:Any flowers?


No sign of any flowers (yet); just more and more velvety leaves ...
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Apr 16, 2018 2:26 PM CST
Name: stone
near Macon Georgia (USA) (Zone 8a)
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Awfully pretty, I want to say tibouchina or sesame... But I'm having trouble exactly matching your plant on google images.
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Apr 16, 2018 3:18 PM CST
Name: Lauri
N Central Wash. - the dry side (Zone 5b)
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It kind of reminds me of some kind of wild lupine. Similar to Silky Lupine?
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Apr 16, 2018 5:05 PM CST
Western Riverside County, Cali
stone said:Awfully pretty, I want to say tibouchina or sesame... But I'm having trouble exactly matching your plant on google images.


Thanks Stone !
The sprouting leaf clustering of sesame looks indeed quite similar, but doesn't have the near-parallel leaf-venation.
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Oct 21, 2018 3:43 PM CST
Western Riverside County, Cali
lauribob said:It kind of reminds me of some kind of wild lupine. Similar to Silky Lupine?


It does indeed have a Lupine look, but the leaves are not palmate ...
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Oct 21, 2018 10:53 PM CST
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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Did it ever bloom?
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Oct 28, 2018 3:18 PM CST
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Kochia maybe?
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Oct 28, 2018 4:06 PM CST
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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BlueOddish said:Kochia maybe?


Oh, that's a really good thought.

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Feb 27, 2021 10:00 AM CST
Western Riverside County, Cali
Yes, thank you BlueOddish and Daisyl !
It is Kochia indeed !
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