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Plant Identification: SOLVED: growing in Efrat, near Jerusalem

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Joshua18
Sherman Oaks, CA

September 24, 2012
11:41 PM

Post #9285637

growing in Efrat, near Jerusalem, basically a desert climate

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Oradea
Romania

September 24, 2012
11:57 PM

Post #9285639

Bougainvillea ?

palmbob

palmbob
Acton, CA
(Zone 8b)


September 25, 2012
12:04 AM

Post #9285641

Bougainvillea spectabilis.
Joshua18
Sherman Oaks, CA

September 25, 2012
2:02 AM

Post #9285661

Thanks, Palm Bob, and further investigation reveals that this is a thornless cultivar known 'Torch Glow'.
Happy new year to all.

palmbob

palmbob
Acton, CA
(Zone 8b)


September 25, 2012
12:49 PM

Post #9286159

I had that very same in my old yard... great plant

olddude

olddude
Big Pine Key, FL
(Zone 11)

September 25, 2012
3:47 PM

Post #9286290

Looks like the cultivar "Torch Glow". Claims to be thornless but really the thorns are just very small.
Scott

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