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Kell wrote: WOW, so pretty!
And I hate Four:O'Clocks. They are the bane of my garden!
ardesia wrote: LOL, Count youe blessing Kell, your bane could be the chamber bitter I deal with 24/7.
Beautiful picture but why is it called white?
Kell wrote: I had to look up chamber bitter, Alice. I guess I am lucky 4 O'Clocks bloom so pretty. But I hate them. LOL I am stuck for life with them.
I wondered too about why it was called white. I even googled it to make sure it came in colors.
pirl wrote: I'm also curious as to why "white" is part of the name.
BajaBlue wrote: the white comes from the latin name for thw species=
albita which means little pake or white-
thw stems of this species are very pale whitish