Plant ID Help

Discussion in 'Nurseries and Growers' started by Greg78, Aug 2, 2009.

  1. Greg78

    Greg78 LawnSite Silver Member
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    Picked up this plant today doing a clean-up. No idea what it is and all my searches didn't help.

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  2. Greg78

    Greg78 LawnSite Silver Member
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  3. Kate Butler

    Kate Butler LawnSite Senior Member
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    Stachytarpheta jamaicensis, porterweed.
     
  4. Greg78

    Greg78 LawnSite Silver Member
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  5. Kate Butler

    Kate Butler LawnSite Senior Member
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    Check out some of the other colors of this plant. There is a wonderful red and a very tall salmon; both really nice and serious butterfly magnets.
     
  6. alf500series

    alf500series LawnSite Senior Member
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    we used it alot in the aviary when i worked for the butteryfly place years ago. the butterflies loved it!
     

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