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Plant Identification: SOLVED: Please ID these 3 tropical plants

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JennysGarden_TN
Collierville, TN

January 10, 2013
8:21 AM

Post #9380902

1.It is a low spreading groundcover. Has small cute purple flowers.

2. This small tree is over 6 feet tall and has attractive non-fragrant yellow flowers.

3. Low spreading groundcover

Anyone knows their names? Thanks!

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chinabitbit
Fridley, MN
(Zone 4b)

January 10, 2013
8:34 AM

Post #9380918

Hi Jen,

# 3 is Torenia, Wishbone flower
http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/249/
vngarden
Seattle, WA

January 10, 2013
8:38 AM

Post #9380921

2: Ochna sp.

themoonhowl

themoonhowl
Prairieville, LA
(Zone 9a)

January 10, 2013
10:05 AM

Post #9381001

Maybe a plectranthus species/cultivar for #1 or a member of Lamiaceae...where are they growing?

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/b/Lamiaceae/Plectranthus/none/cultivar/0/
JennysGarden_TN
Collierville, TN

January 11, 2013
6:20 PM

Post #9382377

Sorry I do not have any of these plants
JennysGarden_TN
Collierville, TN

January 12, 2013
8:03 AM

Post #9382684

chinatidbit and vngarden, thanks for solving pics 1 and 2. I'm not so sure about pic 3 though.
purpleinopp
Opp, AL
(Zone 8b)

January 12, 2013
8:11 AM

Post #9382688

#3 looks like Torenia to me.
Vestia
San Francisco, CA

January 12, 2013
12:32 PM

Post #9382873

I agree
vngarden
Seattle, WA

January 12, 2013
8:26 PM

Post #9383250

Vestia wrote:I agree


I agree to your agreement. Highly probable to be a tropical Torenia.
JennysGarden_TN
Collierville, TN

January 15, 2013
4:58 AM

Post #9385583

Thanks all!

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