Plant\'s name

Land O Lakes, FL(Zone 9a)

I have been seeing this plant quite frequently in the Gulf side of the Tampa Bay area and would like to get the name. Could you please help. Thanks.

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San Francisco, CA

Sorry, you are going to have to get out of your car, and get some close-up pictures of the flowers and the leaves.
I am amused that someone thinks they can get an ID from 30 ft..

Sherman Oaks, CA

Looks like it could be bougainvillea.

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Land O Lakes, FL(Zone 9a)

Vestia, you are right. I was hoping to get some local comments, because it seems very popular around here, not from the other coast. I may get another photo with the details later on. Thanks for your reply.

Joshua18. Thanks. No, it's not a bougainvillea, I have one of those. This one looks more like a hedge shrub, very dense like the Ligustrum. In looking further, I found out that it looks more like the Ixora Coccinea. Thanks again.

Castro Valley, CA

I wonder if it could be a Fagus sylvatica.
https://www.instanthedge.com/purple-european-beech-hedge/

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