what is this? pic

loveofmylife680(z7)May 23, 2008

Got this at the swap

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daffodillady(7b/8a central AL)

Hi Jill,
I walked around in a confused state of mind, talking to my plants today, trying to get a purple mint-type to step forward.....now I feel better....cause it didn't come from me....and I feel worse.....cause I don't know what it is and therefore can't help to ID it.
It sure is an attractive plant....in the mint family, huh? I know the guilty enabler will step forward soon and tell us what it is....LOL!! Hugs and blessings, Beth

    Bookmark   May 23, 2008 at 11:20PM
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terramadre

Maybe Perilla frutescens.

    Bookmark   May 24, 2008 at 8:08AM
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loveofmylife680(z7)

Thanks Todd, That is what it is, now if I could remember who gave it to me. Beth I thought it was you but I guess I am wrong.
Jill

    Bookmark   May 24, 2008 at 8:50AM
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tweetypye(z8/sc AL)

Jill, I'm not positive but I think Jan (birdlady) had those. Can't say for sure though, I'm certain the "culprit" will surface soon. LOL
Jan

    Bookmark   May 24, 2008 at 8:59AM
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tsmith2579(7B)

I love that term "Guilty Enabler". I'll add it to the list of politically correct term I have saved. I've got to go to a half-day HR meeting in a couple of weeks so I'm going to take this with me.

    Bookmark   May 24, 2008 at 12:02PM
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lsmcw(7b-AL)

GUILTY! It was me and yes it is Perilla frutescens. Linda

    Bookmark   May 28, 2008 at 2:34PM
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