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Lily_love

Lily_love
Central, AL
(Zone 7b)

October 18, 2012
7:47 AM

Post #9308798

I purchased this basket from one of the big box stores some years past. It was tucked in a shady corner of the garden; I missed the flower, however, I've a fruit! Please help I.D. which variety this is? Thanks in advance.

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orchidman1
Deep Run, NC
(Zone 7b)

October 18, 2012
8:06 PM

Post #9309385

What a beautiful landscape Lily. I don't know your answer however. bob

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Lily_love

Lily_love
Central, AL
(Zone 7b)

October 19, 2012
11:57 AM

Post #9309835

Thank you for the compliment orchidman1. I think/hope I solved my own question. I've Epi. hookerii that bloomed in the past. This year? I didn't see one bloom. MMMmmmm, then I browsed the PlantFiles on DG. Guess what? The fruit does look like that of hookerii's Epi's. One of the reason why DG is so valuable to me, if I don't have the answer to my plants; the info. I find here at DG will HAVE that answer.

Mystery solved!

Lily_love

Lily_love
Central, AL
(Zone 7b)

November 19, 2012
5:37 PM

Post #9337523

I've a surprise late bloom of E. hookerii. Pics. were taken earlier this morning.

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