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Name: Treehugger
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treehugger
Oct 18, 2018 7:19 AM CST
I cannot id these two flowers. They are late blooming. The flower pictures are not that great. Can anyone direct me in the direction to look for an ID. I've tried
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Name: Christine
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wildflowers
Oct 18, 2018 2:43 PM CST

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Oh my, I know that one but can't think of it... some kind of Verbena, I think. I'll try to remember but Verbena is a good place for you to start looking. Smiling
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Name: Cinda
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gardengus
Oct 18, 2018 5:11 PM CST
Looks like verbena urticifolia

white vervain
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Name: josephine
Arlington, Texas (Zone 8a)
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frostweed
Oct 18, 2018 9:29 PM CST

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I think you are right Cinda, here is a link:
https://www.wildflower.org/pla...
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Name: Christine
North East Texas (Zone 7b)
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wildflowers
Oct 19, 2018 7:09 AM CST

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Yes, Vervain is what I was trying to think of! I think that's it, Cinda!! Thumbs up Smiling
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Name: Treehugger
Hanover Twp, PA (Zone 6a)
Region: United States of America Region: Northeast US Region: Pennsylvania Native Plants and Wildflowers Miniature Gardening Herbs
Enjoys or suffers cold winters Bee Lover Hostas Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Frogs and Toads Hummingbirder
treehugger
Oct 19, 2018 5:02 PM CST
Thank you so very much.
Name: josephine
Arlington, Texas (Zone 8a)
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frostweed
Oct 19, 2018 5:34 PM CST

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You are welcome Smiling
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