flower id. 3

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    Agapanthus species and hybrids

    African lily/ Lily of the Nile

    Perennial

    zone 7-10

    clump habit, evergreen leaves, spring blooming, likes humidity, part shade/sun, globe flower cluster, purple flower. Grows 1.5-5' high.
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    Allium spp.

    Ornamental Onion

    perennial

    zone 4-8

    erect habit,basal linear leaves, distinct smell, blooms late spring, full sun, dry conditions, dense umbel. Grows 1-3' high.
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    Canna x generalis

    Canna/ Canna Lily

    Perennial

    zone 9

    blooms mid-late summer, erect habit, large 2x6" leaf, 4-6" flower, upright habit, red, yellow, orange, pink, full sun, fertile, moist, container, background. Grows 1-5' high.
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    Armeria maritima

    Sea Thrift/ Common Thrift

    Perennial

    Zone 4-8

    Salt tolerant, flower pink lollipop shape, evergreen leaf, spring bloomer, part shade/sun. Grows 3-12" high.
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    Dicentra spectabilis

    Bleeding Heart

    Perennial

    Zone 2-9

    arching habit, fernlike leaf, blooms early summer, part shade/sun, moist cond., flower doesn't last long. Grows 2-4' high.
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    Gaillardia x grandiflorum

    Blanket Flower

    Perennial

    Zone 2-10

    Leaf 8-10" long, blooms all summer, full sun, well drained soil, yellow and red flower, naturalizing plant. Grows 2-3' high and 2' wide.
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    Chrysanthemum x grandiflorum

    Chrysanthemum/ Garden Mum

    Annual

    Hardy

    lobed pubescent aromatic leaf, lots of types and colors, full sun, cut, containers, borders, blooms summer-fall. Grows 1-3' high and in spread.
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    Lobelia cardinalis

    Cardinal Flower

    Perennial

    Zone 6-9

    Erect habit, leaf opposite whorled, blooms spring-frost, partial shade, moist, red tubular flower, skeleton or background plant. Grows 2-4' high.
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    Digitalis purpurea

    Common Foxglove

    Biennial

    zone 4-9

    blooms late spring-summer, bell-like spotted throat flower, alternate basal leaf, part shade/sun, moist, background, naturalizing. Grows 2-5' high.
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    Hosta species and hybrids

    Plantain lily/ Hosta

    Perennial

    zone 3-8

    mounded habit, long basal leaves, summer blooming, requires shade, umbel singles and doubles, massing, has issues with slugs and snails. Grows 1-3' high.
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    Lathyrus latifolius

    Perennial Sweet Pea

    Perennial

    zone 3-8

    tendrils, chartruse/blue green leaves, flat stem/leaf, blooms all summer, part shade/sun, pea-like flower, pastels. Grows 9' high and has a vine habit.
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    Petunia x hybrida

    Petunia

    annual

    hardy

    trailing habit, simple long sticky leaf, part shade/sun, tubular flower, fragrant. Grows 6"-2'.
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    Platycodon grandiflorus

    Balloon Flower

    Perennial

    zone 3-8

    erect habit, ovate alternate leaves, blooms in summer, part shade/sun, balloon shaped bloom, purples, pinks, whites, children's gardens. Grows 2-3' high.
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    Veronica spicata

    Spike Speedwell

    Perennial

    zone 3-8

    blooms in summer, opposite oblong 2" leaf, full sun, well drained soil, white, blue terminal racemes, border, filler (not square stemmed). Grows 1-3' high and spreads 2-3' wide.
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    Lantana camara

    Trailing Lantana

    Annual

    Hardy

    blooms late spring-late fall, dark green course tooth edged textrued leaf, 1" long, poisonous, full sun, poor soil, drought and salt tolerant, ground cover, container, long lasting, orange, pink, purple, red, yellow, has issues with white flies. Grows 8" high and spreads 2-4'.
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    Bidens ferulifolia

    Bidens

    Annual

    Hardy

    Trailing habit, lacey leaf, blooms all summer, full sun, well drained, 5 petals. Grows 3' high.
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    Fuchia x hybrida

    Fuchia

    Annual

    Tender

    Blooms in summer, toothed glossy leaves, part- full shade, moist cond., hanging baskets, containers, trailing habit. Grows 1-3' high and trails.
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    Heliotropium arborescens

    Heliotrope

    Annual

    Hardy

    rough textured leaf, blooms all summer, full sun, well drained soil, white/ deep purple, bedding plant. Grows 1.5-2' high.
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    Agastache foeniculum

    Giant Blue Hyssop

    Perennial

    zone 2-9

    elongated heart shaped leaf, blooms in summer, full sun- part sun/shade, blue flower, herb, mint, aromatic leaf. Grows 3' high and 2' wide.
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    Baptisa australis

    Blue False Indigo/ Blue Wild Indigo

    Perennial

    Zoen 3-10

    Trifoliate leaf, blooms spring-summer, poor soil and drought tolerant, pea-like dark purple flowers, naturalizing plant. Grows 3-6' high and 4' wide.
Author:
catgirl28
ID:
173452
Card Set:
flower id. 3
Updated:
2012-09-27 17:00:24
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flower identification
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A continuation of flower id. 1-2
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