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Joy

Joy
Kalama, WA
(Zone 8b)

October 22, 2001
6:20 PM

Post #16607

I got this in a plant trade this past spring. It was suppose to be Agastache 'tootie fruitie' which it isn't.
Does anyone know what it might be? I was thinking maybe a veronica of some type? But I'm not sure. It's a small plant, maybe 7 or 8 inches tall. I'd like to make sure it's hardy'what ever it is' and if not take measures to protect it for winter. Thank you for your help. Joy

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Sis

October 22, 2001
6:30 PM

Post #151146

It looks like Veronica Barcarolle'zones 3-8
Or perhaps Physostegia virgiana. zones 3-9
poppysue
Westbrook, ME
(Zone 5a)


October 22, 2001
6:50 PM

Post #151163

It looks like a veronica to me.

Joy

Joy
Kalama, WA
(Zone 8b)

October 22, 2001
6:50 PM

Post #151164

Thanks Sis. I think it could very well be Veronica Barcarolle. I was just searching on the web and I also see it resembles Veronica spicata Red Fox. Either way,it's hardy. I'm sure it's not Physostegia virgiana as I have that and it's different from this plant.
I appreciate your help.:~)
Joy
Sis

October 22, 2001
7:29 PM

Post #151184

Sure is pretty'
sally
Lancaster, OH
(Zone 5b)

October 22, 2001
8:14 PM

Post #151198

Could it be Celosia Pink Candle or Celosia Purple Flamingo? Looks similar. Pretty. They're both annuals.
Calalily
Deep South Coastal, TX
(Zone 10a)

October 23, 2001
12:50 AM

Post #151333

My vote is for the veronica; the leaves are wrong to be celosia.

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