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maxwellmc
Austin, TX

January 19, 2013
4:48 PM

Post #9390518

Hello, I received this plant as a gift and was told it was a dutchman's pipe. From the photos I've found, that doesn't seem to be correct.

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vngarden
Seattle, WA

January 19, 2013
4:54 PM

Post #9390527

Callisia sp.?

Metrosideros

Metrosideros
Keaau, HI


January 19, 2013
5:28 PM

Post #9390583

Looks like Callisia fragrans, Basket Plant.

http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=cafr6

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/54577/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Callisia_fragrans
purpleinopp
Opp, AL
(Zone 8b)

January 20, 2013
8:44 AM

Post #9391119

Agreed, looks like it's making a flower stalk. I think these smell amazing!

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