flower id. 2

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    Cuphea llavea

    Cuphea

    Annual

    Tender

    Simple pubescent leaf, all summer, dry, full sun, orange w/dk. purple center, tubular. Grows 1-2' high and 10-12" spread.
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    Catharanthus roseus

    Annual Vinca

    annual

    tender

    Blooms all summer, part shade/part shade, glossy leaves, use- borders, groundcover, pastel colors. Grows 6" tall and is a groundcover.
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    Vinca minor

    Periwinkle

    perennial

    zone 4-9

    groundcover, glossy dark green leaves, all summer, part shade/ part sun. Grows 6" tall.
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    Gazania rigens

    Treasure Flower

    annual

    hardy

    Basal leaves 4-5" long, blooms summer-frost, poor soil, full sun, yellow, red, warm colors, day opening flower, requires dead heading, flesh plant, border. Grows 6-12" tall
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    Common Sunflower

    Helianthus annuus

    annual

    tender

    Erect habit, leaf opposite 1', flower 6-14", full sun, poor soil, specimin, cuts. Grows 2-10'
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    Lobelia erinus

    Lobelia

    annual

    tender

    spreading habit, 1" serrated leaf, spring-frost, part shade/part sun, moist conditions, blue w/yellow throat, container, ect. Grows 4-8".
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    Ricinus communis

    Castor Bean

    annual

    tender

    erect habit, blooms all summer, palmate compound leaf, fruit covered w/ spines, full sun, moist, specimin, screening, needs staking. Grows 5-10" tall
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    Salvia farinacea

    Mealycup Sage, Salvia

    annual

    hardy

    Erect habit, blooms summer- frost, opposite whorled 1-3", full sun, well drained, moist, flower spike blue or white, cut, bedding,border. Grows 2-3'
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    Salvia x sylvestris

    Perennial Salvia

    perennial

    zone 3-8

    leaf 3-6" opposite oblong leaves, summer blooming, full sun, moist cond., blue raceme 4-6", if cut will bloom again, sq. stem. Grows 2' in spread.
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    Salvia splendens

    Scarlet Sage; Annual Salvia

    annual

    tender

    smooth heart shaped, blooms all summer, full sun, well drained soil, specimin for color, bedding, comes in red, yellow, orange, and blue.Grows 6-18" tall and spreads 6-12"
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    Ocimum basilicum

    Sweet Basil/ Common Basil

    annual

    tender

    smooth curling leaf, full sun, culinary, fragrant, filler. Grows 12-24" tall and spreads 12-16".
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    Lavandula angustifolia

    English Lavender

    Perennial

    zone 5-11

    Simple aromatic leaves, blooms spr-summer, full sun, loose soil, xeric, well drained soil, purplish flower, herbs, potporri, foods. Grows 18-36" high and wide.
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    Petroselinum crispum

    Parsley

    Biennnial

    zone 5-11

    herb, filler, garnish, culinary, transition, texture, uses. stem grooves like celery, early summer bloomer, harvest before 2nd season to prevent seeding, full sun, moist conditions. Grows 6-12" high and spreads 12-15".
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    Nepeta x faassenii

    Catmint

    Perennial

    zone 3-8

    all summer blooming, opposite silvery pubescent leaf, full sun, easy to grow, purple, white trumpet flowers, border, filler. Grows 18-24" high and spreads 2'.
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    Rosmarinus officinalis

    Rosemary

    Annual

    hardy

    Aromatic linear leaf, full sun, xeric, purple flower, culinary, medicinal. Grows 1-5' high and wide.
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    Phlox drummondii

    Annual Phlox

    Annual

    Hardy

    linear pubescent leaf, tight cluster of flowers at top of stem, bloom sprng-summer, full sun, well drained soil. Grows 6-18" high and spreads 10-12"wide.
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    Phlox paniculata

    Garden Phlox/ Perennial Phlox

    Perennial

    4-8

    opposite linear leaf, bloom summer, part sun/shade, well drained soil, dome flower. Grows 3-5' high and 2' wide.
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    Phlox subulata

    Moss Pink/ Ground Pink

    Perennial

    zone 3-9

    opposite linear leaves, well drained, edging, ground cover, pink, purple and white flower colors. Grows 3-6" high and spreads 2'.
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    Osteospermum hybrid

    African Daisy

    Annual

    Hardy

    Erect habit, leaf serrated, looks and is slightly fleshy, blooms all summer, strong bloomer, full sun, well drained soil, daisy like flower, nice coloring. Grows 1-2' high.
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    Lotus maculatus

    Lotus vine/ parrot's beak

    Annual

    Tender

    blooms late summer, linear, silver leaf, orange beak like flower, full sun, baskets, containers, groundcover. Grows 8-12" high and 2-3' wide.
Author:
catgirl28
ID:
171317
Card Set:
flower id. 2
Updated:
2012-09-26 01:53:19
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Flower identification
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Description:
A continuation of flower id. 1.
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